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Banking on the Body

The Market in Blood, Milk, and Sperm in Modern America

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$35.00 • £25.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674281431

Publication: May 2014

Academic Trade

352 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

10 halftones

World

  • Introduction: Banking for Love and for Money
  • 1. Bankable Bodies and the Professional Donor
  • 2. Banks That Take Donations
  • 3. Blood Battles in the Cold War
  • 4. Market Backlash
  • 5. Feminine Banks and the Milk of Human Kindness
  • 6. Buying Dad from the Sperm Bank
  • Conclusion: Beyond the Body Bank
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index