Internet And Biotech: Two Professors Take On Two Phenomena

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Two professors take on two phenomena The mapping of the human genome and the wide-spread use of the internet are two of the most important phenomena happening in the world today. Rajan and Terranova have made a contribution in looking at these inventions from an economic perspective…

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Kaushik Rajan and Tiziana Terranova are university professors who have made observations about the human genome and the internet respectively. In Bio Capital: the Constitution of Postgenomic Life, Rajan explains how the human genome project developed and what its implications are for society. Terranova reveals the impact that the internet is having on society in Network Culture: Politics for the Information Age. ...
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