By Firouzeh Nahavandi
book proposes the creation of a development-related point of view to
scholarly critique of the human body’s commodification. Nahavandi contends that the commodification of human
body elements displays a latest kind of such recognized old phenomena as
slavery and colonization, and will be thought of a brand new and extra shape of
appropriation and extraction of assets from the worldwide South. What
are the commonalities among hair
trade, surrogacy, kidney sale and charm of brains? the writer argues that those all
characterize a global the place more and more every thing will be traded or is considered
to be tradeable. an international the place, just like the other items, physique components have
entered the worldwide industry both legally or illegally. via a sequence of
multidisciplinary comparative stories, the ebook explores how forms
commodification of the human physique are fuelled by means of problems with poverty in the
Global South, and inequality in transnational kinfolk.
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