Vulnerable Subjects Ethics and Life Writing

ISBN-10: 080148863X

ISBN-13: 9780801488634

Edition: 2004

Authors: G. Thomas Couser

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'Vulnerable Subjects' explores a range of life-writing scenarios - from the 'celebrity' to the 'ethnographic' - and a number of life-writing genres from parental memoir to literary case studies by Oliver Sacks.
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List price: $28.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Publication date: 10/23/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Preface: Auto/Bio/Ethics
Consensual Relations: Life Writing and Betrayal
Auto/Biographical, Biomedical, and Ethnographic Ethics
Making, Taking, and Faking Lives: Voice and Vulnerability in Collaborative Life Writing
Adoption, Disability, and Surrogacy: The Ethics of Parental Life Writing in The Broken Cord
Beyond the Clinic: Oliver Sacks and the Ethics of Neuroanthropology
Life Writing as Death Writing: Disability and Euthanography
Genome and Genre: DNA and Life Writing
Epilogue: Writing Wrongs: In defense of Ethical Criticism
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