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The Resource Biotechnology and society : an introduction, Hallam Stevens

Biotechnology and society : an introduction, Hallam Stevens

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Biotechnology and society : an introduction
Title
Biotechnology and society
Title remainder
an introduction
Statement of responsibility
Hallam Stevens
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Author
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TP248.23
LC item number
.S74 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Biotechnology and society : an introduction, Hallam Stevens
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Biotechnology and society : an introduction, Hallam Stevens
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The limits of biotechnology -- What is biotechnology? -- The long history of biotechnology -- Genetic engineering -- Inventing genetic engineering -- Recombinant DNA debates -- Owning life -- Biotechnology and business -- Patenting life -- Genetically modified foods -- Risk, regulation, and our food -- The economics of eating -- The boundaries of bodily life -- Owning part of you -- Freezing, banking, crossing -- Mapping genes, making society -- Eugenics -- The human genome project -- Genetic testing, discrimination, and bioethics -- Genetic testing, disability, and discrimination -- Bioethics and medicine -- Virgin births -- From the pill to IVF -- Cloning -- Re-routing life -- Stem cells -- Designer babies -- Minding your own biological business -- Drugs and designer bodies -- Personal genomics -- Biotechnology and diversity -- Biotechnology and race -- Bioprospecting and biocolonialism -- Biological futures -- Synthetic biology and bioterrorism -- Biotechnology and art -- Conclusion: eternal life and the posthuman future
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Dimensions
23 cm
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Extent
397 pages
Isbn
9780226046013
Lccn
2015044526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)929985397

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