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The ethics of genetic engineering

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Published by Greenhaven Press in Farmington Hills, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genetic engineering -- Moral and ethical aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 132-136) and index.

    StatementMaurya Siedler, book editor.
    SeriesAt issue, At issue (San Diego, Calif.)
    ContributionsSiedler, Maurya.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH438.7 .E842 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination140 p. ;
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15568065M
    ISBN 10073772370X, 0737723718
    ISBN 109780737723700
    LC Control Number2004042517
    OCLC/WorldCa54529499

    "Genetic Turning Points is an outstanding study of the problem of genetic engineering and related ethical issues. It addresses difficult and sometimes technical matters in a style that is both clear and scholarly, and it provides valuable insights into issues that are being thrust to the fore by scientific progress. Genes store the directions for all life on earth.   The Case Against Perfection: Ethics in the Age of Genetic Engineering Published by User, 10 years ago Fast deliverly, I needed this book my Bioethics class and got it just in by:

    Is human genetic modification simply a taboo for the present, or a moral quandary that spans changes in culture and time, asks Stephanie Saulter, author of the new novel "Gemsigns."Author: Stephanie Saulter. Zero to Genetic Engineering Hero is the most cutting-edge and accessible technical book about genetic engineering and biotechnology. Whether you are looking to learn more about and participate in science fairs, DIYbio, the iGEM or Biodesign competitions, teach middle school and high school students, set up a genetic biohacking lab, or want to.

    The book argues that we must bridge this divide, drawing on the resources from both encampments, if we are to understand and cope with the distinctive problems posed by genetic engineering. These problems, termed "fractious problems, " are novel, complex, ethically fraught, unavoidably of public concern, and unavoidably divisive.   An overview of the ethical debates in genetic engineering / Desmond S.T. Nicholl: Genetic engineering has many benefits for society / Biotechnology Industry Organization: Genetic engineering will be used for destructive purposes / John Gray: Human germ line engineering is unethical / Richard HayesPages:


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