Flexible Eugenics: Technologies of the Self in the Age of Genetics

Karen Sue Taussig, Rayna Rapp, Deborah Heath

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationAnthropologies of Modernity
    Subtitle of host publicationFoucault, Governmentality, and Life Politics
    PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
    Pages194-212
    Number of pages19
    ISBN (Print)9780631228264
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Apr 21 2008

    Keywords

    • Achondroplasia
    • Clinical diagnosis
    • Eugenics
    • Molecular technologies
    • Prenatal screening

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Social Sciences(all)

    Cite this

    Taussig, K. S., Rapp, R., & Heath, D. (2008). Flexible Eugenics: Technologies of the Self in the Age of Genetics. In Anthropologies of Modernity: Foucault, Governmentality, and Life Politics (pp. 194-212). Blackwell Publishing Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470775875.ch8