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The Resource The double-edged helix : social implications of genetics in a diverse society, edited by Joseph S. Alper ... [et al.], (electronic resource)

The double-edged helix : social implications of genetics in a diverse society, edited by Joseph S. Alper ... [et al.], (electronic resource)

Label
The double-edged helix : social implications of genetics in a diverse society
Title
The double-edged helix
Title remainder
social implications of genetics in a diverse society
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joseph S. Alper ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM
NLM call number
  • 2002 M-359
  • QH 438.7
NLM item number
D727 2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Alper, Joseph S.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bioethics
  • Genetic Techniques
  • Genetics, Medical
  • Abortion, Eugenic
  • Biotechnology
  • Consumer Advocacy
  • Ethnic Groups
  • Genetic Research
  • Genetic Testing
  • Genetics, Behavioral
  • Homosexuality
  • Prejudice
  • Prenatal Diagnosis
Label
The double-edged helix : social implications of genetics in a diverse society, edited by Joseph S. Alper ... [et al.], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: perspectives on perspectives / Joseph S. Alper ... [et al.] -- Genetic complexity in human disease and behavior / Joseph S. Alper -- Geneticists in society, society in genetics / Jon Beckwith -- Genetics and behavior in the news: dilemmas of a rising paradigm / Peter Conrad -- Advocacy groups and the new genetics / Alan Stockdale and Sharon Terry -- Invisible women: gender, genetics, and reproduction / Susan Markens -- Prenatal diagnosis and selective abortion: a challenge to practice and policy / Adrienne Asch -- African American perspectives on genetic testing / Diane Beeson and Troy Duster -- Genetics, race, and ethnicity: searching for differences / Joseph S. Alper and Jon Beckwith -- The origins of homosexuality: no genetic link to social change / William Byne ... [et al.] -- Diversity and complexity in gay/lesbian/bisexual/transsexual responses to the "gay gene" debates / C. Phoebe Lostroh and Amanda Udis-Kessler -- The commercialization of genetic technologies: raising public awareness / Catherine Ard and Deborah Zucker -- Individual, family, and societal dimensions of genetic discrimination: a case study analysis / Lisa N. Geller ... [et al.] -- Marvin R. Natowicz -- Postscript: current developments in genetic discrimination / Lisa N. Geller
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000141078
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780801869648
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001006618
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000141078
Label
The double-edged helix : social implications of genetics in a diverse society, edited by Joseph S. Alper ... [et al.], (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: perspectives on perspectives / Joseph S. Alper ... [et al.] -- Genetic complexity in human disease and behavior / Joseph S. Alper -- Geneticists in society, society in genetics / Jon Beckwith -- Genetics and behavior in the news: dilemmas of a rising paradigm / Peter Conrad -- Advocacy groups and the new genetics / Alan Stockdale and Sharon Terry -- Invisible women: gender, genetics, and reproduction / Susan Markens -- Prenatal diagnosis and selective abortion: a challenge to practice and policy / Adrienne Asch -- African American perspectives on genetic testing / Diane Beeson and Troy Duster -- Genetics, race, and ethnicity: searching for differences / Joseph S. Alper and Jon Beckwith -- The origins of homosexuality: no genetic link to social change / William Byne ... [et al.] -- Diversity and complexity in gay/lesbian/bisexual/transsexual responses to the "gay gene" debates / C. Phoebe Lostroh and Amanda Udis-Kessler -- The commercialization of genetic technologies: raising public awareness / Catherine Ard and Deborah Zucker -- Individual, family, and societal dimensions of genetic discrimination: a case study analysis / Lisa N. Geller ... [et al.] -- Marvin R. Natowicz -- Postscript: current developments in genetic discrimination / Lisa N. Geller
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000141078
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780801869648
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001006618
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000141078

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