Risks in the making : travels in life insurance and genetics / Ine van Hoyweghen
- Hoyweghen, Ine van
- Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 
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- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (197 pages).
- Restrictions on Access:
- Open Access Unrestricted online access
- Risky Business: The Collision of Genetics and Life Insurance -- "Genetics Is Not The Issue": Insurers on Genetics and Life Insurance -- Risky Bodies Stage I: Constituting the Underwriting Practice -- Risky Bodies Stage II: Governing by Numbers -- Risky Bodies Stage III: The Art of Underwriting -- Risky Bodies Future Stage? Risk Carriers and Risk Takers -- Towards Experimental Learning.
- Opens up an important examination of risk selection procedures in insurance.
- 9781429472685 (electronic bk.)
1429472685 (electronic bk.)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-191) and index.
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