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Title The concise encyclopedia of the ethics of new technologies / edited by Ruth Chadwick.
Imprint San Diego [Calif.] : Academic Press, [2001]
©2001

Subject Biotechnology -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Encyclopedias.
Medical genetics -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Encyclopedias.
Technology -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Encyclopedias.
Medical technology -- English. &NC&
Medical technology -- trends.
Bioethics -- English. &NC&
Biotechnology -- English. &NC&
Ethics, Medical -- English. &NC&
Alt Name Chadwick, Ruth F.
Description 1 online resource (xxi, 404 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Bioethics, Overview / Raanan Gillon -- Biotechnology / Michael Reiss -- Birth-control technology / James W. Knight -- Brain death / C.A. Defanti -- Cloning / Thomas H. Murray, Gregory Kaebnick -- Computer and information ethics / Simon Rogerson -- Consequentialism and deontology / Matthew W. Hallgarth -- Embryology, Ethics of / Søren Holm -- Environmental impact assessment / Marja Järvelä -- Feminist ethics / Rosemarie Tong -- Fetal research / Robert H. Blank -- Gene therapy / Adam M. Hedgecoe -- Genetic counseling / Angus J. Clarke -- Genetic engineering / Matti Häyry -- Geneticization / Rogeer Hoedemaekers -- Genetic research / R.O. Mason -- Genetics and behavior / Garland E. Allen -- Genetic screening / Ruth Chadwick -- Genetic technology, Legal regulation of / Tony McGlennan -- Genome analysis / Adam M. Hedgecoe -- Hazardous and toxic substances / Kristin Schrader-Frechette -- Health and disease, Concepts of / Roger Wachbroit -- Health technology assessment / Richard Ashcroft -- Human nature, View of / Strachan Donnelley -- Human research subjects, Selection of / Richard Ashcroft -- Intrinsic and instrumental value / Nicholas Joll -- Life, Concept of / Maurizio Mori Politeira -- Medical futility / Loretta M. Kopelman -- Novel foods / Ben Mepham -- Nuclear power / Kristin Schrader-Frechette -- Nuclear testing / Steven Lee -- Organ transplants and xenotransplantation / Ruth Chadwick, Udo Schüklenk -- Playing God / William Grey -- Precautionary principle / Jenneth Parker -- Reproductive technologies / Lucy Frith -- Science and engineering ethics, Overview / R.E. Spier -- Slippery slope arguments / Wibren Vand der Burg -- Index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780080545196 (electronic bk.)
008054519X (electronic bk.)
1281025879
9781281025876
0121663558 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 171121744
Additional Format Print version: Concise encyclopedia of the ethics of new technologies. San Diego [Calif.] : Academic Press, ©2001 0121663558 9780121663551 (DLC) 00107670 (OCoLC)45615331