Rationality and the Genetic Challenge: Making People Better?

Cambridge University Press (2010)
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Machine generated contents note: 1. Seven ways of making people better; 2. Rational approaches to the genetic challenge; 3. The best babies and parental responsibility; 4. Deaf embryos, morality, and the law; 5. Saviour siblings and treating people as a means; 6. Reproductive cloning and designing human beings; 7. Embryonic stem cells, vulnerability, and sanctity; 8. Gene therapies, hopes, and fears; 9. Considerable life extension and the meaning of life; 10. Taking the genetic challenge rationally.
Keywords Genetic engineering Moral and ethical aspects  Medical genetics Moral and ethical aspects  Genetic Techniques ethics  Bioethical Issues
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Call number QH442.H395 2010
ISBN(s) 9780521763363   0521763363
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