Flesh Of My Flesh

Flesh Of My Flesh

by Gregory E. Pence, Gregory E. Pence
     
 

ISBN-10: 0847689816

ISBN-13: 9780847689811

Pub. Date: 06/04/1998

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc

Cloning is one of the most hotly debated issues to have hit the world news in years. The first book of its kind. Flesh of My Flesh is a collection of articles by today's most-respected scientists, philosophers, bioethicists, theologians, and law professors about whether we should allow human cloning. The book includes historical pieces to provide background for the

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Cloning is one of the most hotly debated issues to have hit the world news in years. The first book of its kind. Flesh of My Flesh is a collection of articles by today's most-respected scientists, philosophers, bioethicists, theologians, and law professors about whether we should allow human cloning. The book includes historical pieces to provide background for the current debate. Religious, philosophical, and legal points of view are all represented. Flesh of My Flesh offers a fascinating and comprehensive look at this important and complex issue.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780847689811
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
06/04/1998
Pages:
172
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Ch. 1Moving toward the Clonal Man: Is This What We Want?1
Ch. 2Don't Worry: A Brain Still Can't Be Cloned9
Ch. 3The Wisdom of Repugnance13
Ch. 4Begetting and Cloning39
Ch. 5Cloning Human Beings45
Ch. 6Whose Self Is It, Anyway?67
Ch. 7Scientific Discoveries and Cloning: Challenges for Public Policy77
Ch. 8Wrongful Life, Federalism, and Procreative Liberty: A Critique of the NBAC Cloning Report85
Ch. 9Dolly's Fashion and Louis's Passion101
Ch. 10Clone Mammals ... Clone Man?111
Ch. 11Will Cloning Harm People?115
Ch. 12The Confusion over Cloning129
Ch. 13Our Children, Our Selves: The Meaning of Cloning for Gay People141
Index151
About the Editor155

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