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The Resource Exploding the gene myth : how genetic information is produced and manipulated by scientists, physicians, employers, insurance companies, educators, and law enforcers, Ruth Hubbard and Elijah Wald ; with a new preface

Exploding the gene myth : how genetic information is produced and manipulated by scientists, physicians, employers, insurance companies, educators, and law enforcers, Ruth Hubbard and Elijah Wald ; with a new preface

Label
Exploding the gene myth : how genetic information is produced and manipulated by scientists, physicians, employers, insurance companies, educators, and law enforcers
Title
Exploding the gene myth
Title remainder
how genetic information is produced and manipulated by scientists, physicians, employers, insurance companies, educators, and law enforcers
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Hubbard and Elijah Wald ; with a new preface
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1924-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hubbard, Ruth
Dewey number
616/.042
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RB155
LC item number
.H8 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wald, Elijah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical genetics
  • Medical genetics
Label
Exploding the gene myth : how genetic information is produced and manipulated by scientists, physicians, employers, insurance companies, educators, and law enforcers, Ruth Hubbard and Elijah Wald ; with a new preface
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published: Boston : Beacon, 1997
Bibliography note
  • "Books and other resources": pages 211-216
  • 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
Of genes and people -- Genetic labeling and the old eugenics -- The new eugenics: testing, screening, and choice -- A brief look at genetics -- Genes in context -- "Inherited tendencies": chronic conditions -- "Inherited tendencies": behaviors -- Manipulating our genes -- Genes for sale -- Genetic discrimination: education, employment, and insurance -- DNA-based identification systems, privacy, and civil liberties -- In conclusion ..
Control code
40249811
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780807004319
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98049619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Exploding the gene myth : how genetic information is produced and manipulated by scientists, physicians, employers, insurance companies, educators, and law enforcers, Ruth Hubbard and Elijah Wald ; with a new preface
Publication
Note
Previously published: Boston : Beacon, 1997
Bibliography note
  • "Books and other resources": pages 211-216
  • 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
Of genes and people -- Genetic labeling and the old eugenics -- The new eugenics: testing, screening, and choice -- A brief look at genetics -- Genes in context -- "Inherited tendencies": chronic conditions -- "Inherited tendencies": behaviors -- Manipulating our genes -- Genes for sale -- Genetic discrimination: education, employment, and insurance -- DNA-based identification systems, privacy, and civil liberties -- In conclusion ..
Control code
40249811
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780807004319
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98049619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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