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Author Rudrappa, Sharmila, 1966- author.

Title Discounted life : the price of global surrogacy in India / Sharmila Rudrappa.

Publication Info. New York : New York University Press, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Markets in Life -- PART I. THE LABOR MARKET FOR SURROGATE MOTHERS -- 1. Reproductive Interventions -- 2. Converting Social Networks into Labor Markets -- 3. The Many Meanings of Surrogacy -- PART II. INCORPORATING PREGNANCY AND CHILDBIRTH INTO THE MARKET ECONOMY -- 4. Locating Surrogacy in Child Sharing and Wage Labor -- 5. Babies as Commodities -- 6. Fetuses as Persons, Surrogate Mothers as Nonpersons -- 7. Surrogacy as a Gift -- Conclusion: Discounted Life -- Notes -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z -- About the Author.
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Subject Surrogate motherhood -- India.
Surrogate motherhood -- Economic aspects -- India.
Human reproductive technology -- Social aspects -- India.
India.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Rudrappa, Sharmila, 1966- Discounted life 9781479874521 (DLC) 2015021426 (OCoLC)910826913
ISBN 9781479877140 (electronic bk.)
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