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The DNA Mystique: The Gene as a Cultural Icon

By: D Nelkin and S Lindee

288 pages, 10 illus

University of Michigan Press

Paperback | Jul 2004 | #199467 | ISBN: 0716730499
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Paperback | Dec 1996 | #62143 | ISBN: 0716730499
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Hardback | Dec 1995 | #42360 | ISBN: 0716727099
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Outlines how the concept has infested popular discourse and become commonly interpreted as a more or less magical entity, and even a new version of the soul.


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