Agro-Technology: A Philosophical Introduction

Agro-Technology: A Philosophical Introduction

by R. Paul Thompson
     
 

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A thorough analysis of agro-biotechnology for students including objections, purported benefits and harms, legal/ethical concerns and organic agriculture.See more details below

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A thorough analysis of agro-biotechnology for students including objections, purported benefits and harms, legal/ethical concerns and organic agriculture.

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"… the book is impartial and provides a balance of citations. It will be especially valuable for law and public libraries … Highly recommended …"
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"Thompson brings his considerable knowledge of biology, biochemistry and molecular biology, and his prowess at keen philosophical analysis, to bear on a biological process and system essential to human life - agriculture."
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ISBN-13:
9781139124362
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/27/2011
Series:
Cambridge Introductions to Philosophy and Biology
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

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"...Overall, the book is impartial and provides a balance of citations. It will be especially valuable for law and public libraries.... Highly Recommended..."
—B.R. Shmaefsky, Lone Star College - Kingwood, Choice

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