Reproduction without women: Frankenstein and the legal prohibition of human cloning

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Show simple item record Karpin, IA Ellison, D
dc.contributor.editor Catherine Kevin 2010-06-16T04:57:12Z 2009-01
dc.identifier.citation Feminism and the Body, Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 2009, First, pp. 29 - 48
dc.identifier.isbn 978-1-4438-0986-3
dc.identifier.other B1 en_US
dc.description.abstract Putting events in Genesis to one side, the most famous nonconventional act of creation recorded in Western literature occurs in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.' Painstakingly assembled in Victor's "workshop of filthy creation", the life that emerges from this gothic setting is not confined to the plot of the novel, but oddly for a creature doomed to sterility and apparent death, produces innumerable copies across a variety of genre and media. Significant among the novels, films, cartoons, games and toys that perpetuate the creature's existence, is its presence as a rhetorical device employed in the language of ethical restraint. When legislators or advocates of varying stripe call for science to just stop, now, Frankenstein (in monster or progenitor form) makes his inevitable appearance
dc.publisher Cambridge Scholars Publishing
dc.rights Published with the permission of Cambridge Scholars Publishing en_US
dc.title Reproduction without women: Frankenstein and the legal prohibition of human cloning
dc.type Chapter
dc.parent Feminism and the Body, Interdisciplinary Perspectives
dc.journal.number en_US
dc.publocation Cambridge en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 29 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 48 en_US LAW.Faculty of law en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 1801 Law
dc.personcode 106422
dc.percentage 100 en_US Law en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition First en_US
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pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Faculty of Law
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Strength - Law Research
utslib.copyright.status Open Access 2015-04-15 12:23:47.074767+10
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