Search for dissertations about: "human embryonic stem cell hESC research funding"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words human embryonic stem cell hESC research funding.

  1. 1. Pluripotent Circulations: Analyzing Articulations of Stem Cells in the USA, prior to 2001

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Morten Sager; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Actor-Network Theory; meta-theory; obligatory point of passage; boundary objects; sociotechnical reality; articulations; human embryonic stem cells; spare embryos; pluripotency;

    Abstract : In this thesis, stem cell research and politics in the USA are analyzed by using actor-network theory (ANT). Here ANT is put to work on largely textual materials, often directly from US political settings, such as Congressional debates and national panels. READ MORE

  2. 2. Free to Conform A Comparative Study of Philanthropists’ Accountability

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala University, Department of Business Studies

    Author : Noomi Weinryb; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; accountability; philanthropists; organization theory; human embryonic stem cell hESC research funding; philanthropy; civil society; nonprofit sector;

    Abstract : Those who are very wealthy may also be extremely free. Independently wealthy philanthropists epitomize this type of freedom. They seem to be able to act in whichever way they please, as long as they respect the limits of the law. Their freedom also implies that they do not experience as much accountability as other funders. READ MORE