Cambridge University Press (2006)

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Bernard Rollin
Last affiliation: Colorado State University
Abstract
In Science and Ethics, Bernard Rollin 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 that are relevant to science and how they are ignored, to the detriment of both science and society. These 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. Finally, he articulates the implications of the ideological denial of ethics for the practice of science itself in terms of fraud, plagiarism, and data falsification. In engaging prose and with philosophical sophistication, Rollin cogently argues in favor of making education in ethics part and parcel of scientific training.
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) 9780511617218   9780521674188   0521857546   0521674182
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