A Companion to Genethics

Book Name : A Companion to Genethics

By by Justine Burley, John Harris

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A Companion to Genethics is the first substantial study of the multifaceted dimensions of the genetic revolution and its philosophical, ethical, social and political significance. Brings together the best and most influential writing about the ethics of genetics; Includes 33 newly-commissioned essays, all written by prominent figures in the field; Shows how there is scarcely a part of our lives left unaffected by the impact of the new genetics. Wiley; April 2008 ISBN 9780470756379 Read online, or download in secure PDF format Title: A Companion to Genethics Author: Justine Burley (ed.); John Harris (ed.) Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell Subject categories Business > Business Ethics Medicine > Ethics Philosophy > Ethics & Moral Philosophy Social Science > Ethnic Studies Medicine > Genetics Life Sciences > Biology > Genetics Natural Sciences Science ISBNs 0470756373 9780631206989 9780470756379 About The Author Justine Burley is Adjunct Associate Professor at the National University of Singapore. Most recently, she was a Lecturer at the University of Oxford. She served as Fellow of the Institute of Medicine, Law and Bioethics (1995-1998) at Oxford and as Simon Fellow at the University of Manchester (1998-2002). She is editor of The Genetic Revolution and Human Rights (1999) and Dworkin and His Critics (Blackwell, 2004). John Harris is Sir David Alliance Professor of Bioethics at the University of Manchester where he is also Director of the Centre for Social Ethics and Policy and Academic Director of the Institute of Medicine, Law and Bioethics. He is the author of Violence and Responsibility (1980), The Value of Life (1985), Wonderwoman and Superman (1992), and Clones, Genes and Immortality (1998). He has also co-edited Experiments on Embryos (1990), Ethics and Biotechnology (1994), and The Future of Human Reproduction (1998).

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Business - Business Ethics Medicine - Ethics Philosophy - Ethics & Moral Philosophy Social Science - Ethnic Studies Medicine - Genetics Life Sciences - Biology - Genetics Natural Sciences Science

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0470756373 - 9780631206989 - 9780470756379

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Justine Burley is Adjunct Associate Professor at the National University of Singapore. Most recently, she was a Lecturer at the University of Oxford. She served as Fellow of the Institute of Medicine, Law and Bioethics (1995-1998) at Oxford and as Simon Fellow at the University of Manchester (1998-2002). She is editor of The Genetic Revolution and Human Rights (1999) and Dworkin and His Critics (Blackwell, 2004).

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