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Publication details [#14592]

Seguin, Eve. 2001. Narration and legitimation: the case of in vitro fertilization. Discourse & Society 12 (2) : 195–215.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
English
Place, Publisher
SAGE Publications
ISBN
0957-9265

Annotation

This article illustrates the political function of science. It is shown how a scientific article describing the first successful in vitro fertilization was used to legitimate the use of this technology in the UK.