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Introduction: The Intersection of Culture, Gender, and Technology by Patrick D. HopkinsPart 1: Inventing Histories: Gender and Technological Development
1. Women Hold Up Two-Thirds of the Sky: Notes for a Revised History of Technology Autumn Stanley
2. The "Industrial Revolution" in the Home: Household Technology and Social Change in the 20th Century Ruth Schwartz Cowan
3. The Culture of the Telephone Michele Martin
4. Femininity and the Electric Car Virginia Scharff
5. Does Technology Work for Women Too? Lilia Oblepias-RamosPart 2: (Mis?)Conceptions: Morality and Gender Politics in Reproductive Technology
6. Bioethics and Fatherhood Daniel Callahan
7. Artificial Insemination: Who's Responsible? Ronald Munson
8. Sex Preselection: Eugenics for Everyone? Helen B. Holmes
9. The Ethics of Sex Preselection Mary Anne Warren
10. Surrogate Motherhood: The Challenge for Feminists Lori B. AndrewsPart 3: (Re)Locating Fetuses: Technology and New Body Politics
11. Male Pregnancy Dick Teresi and Kathleen McAuliffe
12. Is Pregnancy Necessary? Feminist Concerns About Ectogenesis Julien S. Murphy
13. New Reproductive Technology: Some Implications for the Abortion Issue Christine Overall
14. Opinion in the Matter of Davis v. Davis Supreme Court of the State of TennesseePart 4: Body Building: The (Re)Construction of Sex and Sexuality
15. The Medical Construction of Gender: Case Management of Intersexed Infants Suzanne J. Kessler
16. Women and the Knife: Cosmetic Surgery and the Colonization of Women's Bodies Kathryn Pauly Morgan
17. Facing the Dilemma Kathy David
18. Sappho by Surgery Janice G. Raymond
19. The Empire Strikes Back: A Posttranssexual Manifesto Sandy Stone
20. Reproductive Controls and Sexual Destiny Timothy F. MurphyPart 5: (Virtual?) Gender: From Computer Culture to Cyberspace
21. Computational Reticence: Why Women Fear the Intimate Machine Sherry Turkle
22. Excluding Women from the Technologies of the Future?: A Case Study of the Culture of Computer Science Bente Rasmussen and Tove Hapnes
23. Tinysex and Gender Trouble Sherry Turkle
24. In Novel Conditions: The Cross-Dressing Psychiatrist Allucquere Roseanne StonePart 6: Our Machines/Our Selves: Gender and Cyborg Subjects
25. A Cyborg Manifesto: Science, Technology, and Socialist-Feminism in the Late Twentieth Century Donna J. Haraway
26. Automating Gender: Postmodern Feminism in the Age of the Intelligent Machine Judith Halberstam
27. The Pleasure of the Interface Claudia SpringerContributors

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Provocative views on the interface of gender and technology.

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Patrick D. Hopkins is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Ripon College. He is co-editor (with Larry May and Robert Strikwerda) of Rethinking Masculinity: Philosophical Explorations in Light of Feminism. He is currently working on a book that is provisionally titled, Un/Natural: "Nature," "Culture," and Technology in Moral and Political Discourse.

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