This book provides an in-depth analysis of the ethical, social and philosophical issues related to modern genetic research and gene technology. The aim of the book is to introduce systematic research on the social and ethical impacts of the use and development of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) as well as the acquisition, use and storage of human genetic information (HGI). The book has been written from the viewpoint of social and political philosophy.
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Number of pages: 148
Weight: 890 g
Dimensions: 235 x 156 x 11 mm
Edition: 2008 ed.