Volume 11, Issue 2 (June 2016)


Original Articles

The normalisation of body gifting in Taiwan

Hung-Chieh Chang

BioSocieties 11: 135-151; advance online publication, August 3, 2015; doi:10.1057/biosoc.2015.29

Vaccine resistances reconsidered: Vaccine skeptics and the Jenny McCarthy effect

Samantha D Gottlieb

BioSocieties 11: 152-174; advance online publication, August 17, 2015; doi:10.1057/biosoc.2015.30

Our circuits, ourselves: What the autism spectrum can tell us about the Research Domain Criteria Project (RDoC) and the neurogenetic transformation of diagnosis

Elizabeth Fein

BioSocieties 11: 175-198; advance online publication, September 14, 2015; doi:10.1057/biosoc.2015.31

“You’re not just a paid monkey reading slides”: How key opinion leaders explain and justify their work

Sergio Sismondo and Zdenka Chloubova

BioSocieties 11: 199-219; advance online publication, August 17, 2015; doi:10.1057/biosoc.2015.32

Local biologicals and the politics of standardization: Making ethical pluripotent stem cells in the United Kingdom and Japan Open

Koichi Mikami and Neil Stephens

BioSocieties 11: 220-239; advance online publication, September 21, 2015; doi:10.1057/biosoc.2015.35

Therapeutic governmentality and biopower in a Canadian mental health court

Anne Nordberg

BioSocieties 11: 240-261; advance online publication, October 26, 2015; doi:10.1057/biosoc.2015.36


Books Forum

Biosociological weight watching: From European famines to Guatemalan love handles

Edited by Nicolas Langlitz

BioSocieties 11: 262; doi:10.1057/biosoc.2016.12

Fat wars: In the trenches of a Southern California classroom

Reviewed by Stephanie Schiavenato

BioSocieties 11: 263-266; doi:10.1057/biosoc.2016.13

The many meanings of obesity now and then

Reviewed by Isabel Fletcher

BioSocieties 11: 267-271; doi:10.1057/biosoc.2016.14

Incommensurability, fat and obesity: Ethnography of global health

Reviewed by Jessica Hardin

BioSocieties 11: 271-274; doi:10.1057/biosoc.2016.15



Ferreting things out: Biosecurity, pandemic flu and the transformation of experimental systems FREE

Natalie Hannah Porter

BioSocieties 11: 275; advance online publication, October 26, 2015; doi:10.1057/biosoc.2015.43

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