Monthly Archives January 2019

Who’s in Charge?

Who’s in Charge? Since the mapping of the human genome, discussion around genetic determinism has intensified within the bio-politique. What impact do genes and gene technologies have on human biological destiny? The fate of reproduction, life expectancy, health and disease are subject to multiple moral and ethical debates  (Muskavitch 2014; Fox Keller 1994; Resnick & Vorhaus 2006).   But the debate around genetic control of human movement seems less tenacious. Genes play a vital role in organizing the plan, or template, of the human body.  But movement is shaped by interaction. From the get-go, movement is a co-creation of body, mind
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