Using Arendt and Heidegger to Consider Feminist Thinking on Women and Reproductive / Infertility Technologies

Hypatia 5 (3):65 - 89 (1990)
Modern technology and gender relations are deeply intertwined. There has yet to emerge, however, a feminist analysis of modern technology as a phenomenon and this has inhibited the development of a consistent feminist response and theory regarding infertility/reproductive technologies. After taking a look at the character of the ongoing debate surrounding reproductive/infertility technologies, this paper considers how the contributions of Hannah Arendt and Martin Heidegger might add some further insight to the debate and aid in the effort to develop such a feminist framework.
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DOI 10.2307/3809976
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