The Afterlife of Reproductive Slavery: Biocapitalism and Black Feminism's Philosophy of History
- Alys Eve Weinbaum
- ix + 286 pp., ill., bibl., index
- Publication date
- Durham, NC: Duke University Press
- Makes connections between reproductive practices during the Atlantic slave trade and modern reproductive technologies and uses black feminist theory to examine topics including autonomy, capitalism, freedom, law, property, and surrogacy.
- Main subject
- Anthropology and Cultural Studies
Feminism and Women's Rights
Philosophy, Critical Theory, and Social Criticism
Sociology and Social Issues
- 9781478001768 (cloth); 9781478002840 (pap.); 9781478003281 (ebook)
- Weinbaum, Alys Eve. The Afterlife of Reproductive Slavery: Biocapitalism and Black Feminism's Philosophy of History. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2019. Sylvia. Accessed June 3, 2023. https://sylvia.library.wisc.edu/catalog/SYL1862.
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