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Cleavage [electronic resource] : technology, controversy, and the ironies of the man-made breast / Nora Jacobson.

By: Jacobson, Nora, 1964-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers, 2000Description: 1 online resource (vii, 302 p.).ISBN: 0585275955 (electronic bk.); 9780585275956 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Breast implants -- Social aspects | Breast Implants | Breast Implantation | Silicone Gels | MEDICAL -- Reproductive Medicine & Technology | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Women's Health | Electronic booksGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Cleavage.DDC classification: 618.1/90592 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Staging Babel: A Chronicle of the Controversy -- The Paradox of the Natural -- A Pleasing Enlargement From Within -- The Medical Construction of Need (Or, the "Psychology of the Flat-Chested Woman") -- Real Suffering: the Creation of Silicone Disease -- The Specialty Nearest Sculpture in the Living -- A Calculus of Risk -- After Babel: an Epilogue.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-285) and index.

Staging Babel: A Chronicle of the Controversy -- The Paradox of the Natural -- A Pleasing Enlargement From Within -- The Medical Construction of Need (Or, the "Psychology of the Flat-Chested Woman") -- Real Suffering: the Creation of Silicone Disease -- The Specialty Nearest Sculpture in the Living -- A Calculus of Risk -- After Babel: an Epilogue.

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Cleavage by Jacobson, Nora, ©2000
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