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Title Cryopolitics : frozen life in a melting world / edited by Joanna Radin and Emma Kowal
Published Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource ( vi, 362 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction : the politics of low temperature / Joanna Radin & Emma Kowal -- A cryopolitics to reclaim our frozen material states / Michael Bravo -- The rise of cryopower : biopolitics in the age of cryogenic life / Alexander Friedrich -- Ode to the ice bucket / Soraya de Chadarevian -- Nature and the refrigerating machine : the politics and production of cold in the nineteenth century / Rebecca Woods -- Stockpiling as a technique of preparedness : conserving the past for an unpredictable future / Frédéric Keck -- Reflections on the zone of the incomplete / Deborah Bird Rose -- Out of the glacier into the freezer : Ötzi the Iceman's disruptive timings, spacings, and mobilities / David Turnbull -- Beyond the life/not life binary : a feminist-indigenous reading of cryopreservation, interspecies thinking and the new materialisms / Kim TallBear -- Suspense : cryopolitics of the body / Klaus Hoeyer -- The freezer program : value after life / Jonny Bunning -- The frozen archive, or defrosting derrida / Warwick Anderson -- Banking the forest : loss, hope and care in Hawaiian conservation / Thom van Dooren -- Freezing the ark : the cryopolitics of endangered species preservation / Matthew Chrulew -- The utopia for the golden frog of Panama / Eben Kirksey -- The cryopolitics of survival from the cold war to the present : a fugue / Charis Thompson -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 06, 2017)
Subject Cryopreservation of organs, tissues, etc.
Cryopreservation of organs, tissues, etc. -- Methods.
Cryopreservation of organs, tissues, etc. -- Political aspects.
Death -- Psychological aspects.
Attitude to Death.
Form Electronic book
Author Radin, Joanna, editor
Kowal, Emma, editor
JSTOR (Organization)
ISBN 9780262338691 (electronic book)
0262338696 (electronic book)