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Title Frameworks of Choice : Predictive & Genetic Testing in Asia / edited by Margaret Sleeboom-Faulkner.
Imprint Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press ; Manchester : Manchester University Press [distributor], 2010.

Series IIAS publications series. Edited volumes ; 3
IIAS publications series. Edited volumes ; 3.
Subject Genetic screening -- Asia.
Genetic screening -- Social aspects -- Asia.
Genetic Testing.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Alt Name Sleeboom-Faulkner, Margaret, 1961-
Description 1 online resource (271 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Contents; Acronyms; Acknowledgements; 1. Frameworks of Choice; 2. A 'Therapeutic Gap'; 3. Private and Public Eugenics; 4. Population Genetic Screening for Sickle Cell Anaemia among the Rural and Tribal Communities in India; 5. Predictive Genetic Testing in India; 6. How Japanese Women Describe Their Experiences of Prenatal Testing; 7. Cultural Notions of Disability in Japan: Their Influence on Prenatal Testing; 8. Genetic Tests and Insurance in Japan: The Case for a Regulatory Framework; 9. Genetic Testing for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in China: Vulnerabilities among Chinese Families.
Summary Frameworks of Choice verkent de culturele en politieke aspecten van voorspellende en genetische tests. Het boek analyseert de sociale, culturele, en economische gevolgen voor het individu na een voorspellende of genetische screening. Margaret Sleeboom-Fau.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789048511174 (electronic bk.)
9048511178 (electronic bk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9786612634130
OCLC # 650496307
Additional Format Print version: Frameworks of choice. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, ©2010 9789089641656 (OCoLC)457149319