Science and Ethics

Cambridge University Press (2006)
Abstract
Bernard Rollin historically and conceptually examines the ideology that denies the relevance of ethics to science. Providing an introduction to basic ethical concepts, he discusses a variety of ethical issues relevant to science and how they are ignored, to the detriment of both science and society. These issues include research on human subjects, animal research, genetic engineering, biotechnology, cloning, xenotransplantation, and stem cell research. Rollin also explores the ideological agnosticism that scientists have displayed regarding subjective experience in humans and animals, and its pernicious effect on pain management.
Keywords Medicine Moral and ethical aspects  Biotechnology Moral and ethical aspects  Genetic engineering Moral and ethical aspects  Human genetics Moral and ethical aspects  Human experimentation in medicine Moral and ethical aspects  Research Moral and ethical aspects  Biotechnology ethics  Ethics, Medical
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Call number R852.R67 2006
ISBN(s) 9780521857543   0521857546   0521674182
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