The Commodification of Life

Mooney, Pat Roy and Armstrong, Jeannette. The Commodification of Life. London, Ont.: McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario, 1996.

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Abstract (English)

This photocopy catalogue contains papers presented in conjunction with Ron Benner's exhibition "All That Has Value" (1996). Mooney's paper focuses on how international patent laws are affecting farming communities. Armstrong's essay describes how the Human Genome Diversity Project will impact on indigenous peoples and the environment. 5 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Mooney, Pat Roy (Author); Armstrong, Jeannette (Author)
Dossier: 410 - BENNER, RON
Collation: [17] p. : 6 ill. ; 28 x 22 cm
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, Ont.: McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario
Artists: Benner, Ron
Critics / Curators / Historians: Shaw, Catherine Elliot
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 6 Apr. - 12 May 1996, Presentation House Gallery (Vancouver).
Keywords: PATENT LAWS; INDIGENOUS PEOPLES; ENVIRONMENT; FARMING; COLONIALISM; OWNERSHIP; CIVILIZATION; LEMMA, AKLILU; MEDCO; MERCK; NOVARTIS; HUMAN GENOME DIVERSITY PROJECT; RURAL ADVANCEMENT FOUNDATION INTERNATIONAL (RAFI); GENERAL AGREEMENT ON TARIFFS AND TRADE (GATT); TRADE-RELATED INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY (TRIP)
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Date Deposited: 26 Mar 1998
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 17:02
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/11924
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