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Crafting Science

A Sociohistory of the Quest for the Genetics of Cancer

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ISBN 9780674332874

Publication Date: 03/15/1997

322 pages

5 halftones, 4 tables

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Joan H. Fujimura is Associate Professor and Henry R. Luce Professor of Biotechnology and Society in the Department of Anthropology and the Interdisciplinary Program in History and Philosophy of Science at Stanford University.

Awards & Accolades

  • Co-Winner, 1998 Robert K. Merton Book Award, Science, Knowledge, & Technology Section of the American Sociological Association
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