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The Resource The case against perfection : ethics in the age of genetic engineering, Michael J. Sandel

The case against perfection : ethics in the age of genetic engineering, Michael J. Sandel

Label
The case against perfection : ethics in the age of genetic engineering
Title
The case against perfection
Title remainder
ethics in the age of genetic engineering
Statement of responsibility
Michael J. Sandel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book explores moral quandaries connected with the quest to perfect ourselves and our children. Michael Sandel argues that the pursuit of perfection is flawed for reasons that go beyond safety and fairness."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sandel, Michael J
Dewey number
174/.957
Index
index present
LC call number
QH438.7
LC item number
.S2634 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genetic engineering
  • Genetic Engineering
Label
The case against perfection : ethics in the age of genetic engineering, Michael J. Sandel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-155) 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 ethics of enhancement -- Bionic athletes -- Designer children, designing parents -- The old eugenics and the new -- Mastery and gift -- Epilogue. Embryo ethics : the stem cell debate
Control code
76871417
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
x, 162 pages
Isbn
9780674019270
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006039327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)76871417
Label
The case against perfection : ethics in the age of genetic engineering, Michael J. Sandel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-155) 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 ethics of enhancement -- Bionic athletes -- Designer children, designing parents -- The old eugenics and the new -- Mastery and gift -- Epilogue. Embryo ethics : the stem cell debate
Control code
76871417
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
x, 162 pages
Isbn
9780674019270
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006039327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)76871417

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