Genetic Ethics

Genetic Ethics

by John F. Kilner, Rebecca D. Pentz, Frank E. Young
     
 

ISBN-10: 0802844286

ISBN-13: 9780802844286

Pub. Date: 07/07/1997

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

Fueled by rapid advances in the availability of genetic information and the capability to intervene in response to it, a genetic revolution is now underway that has profound implications for all spheres of life. But the ethical issues raised-and sometimes overlooked-by this revolution are glaring.

This timely volume, written by scholars and practitioners at the

Overview

Fueled by rapid advances in the availability of genetic information and the capability to intervene in response to it, a genetic revolution is now underway that has profound implications for all spheres of life. But the ethical issues raised-and sometimes overlooked-by this revolution are glaring.

This timely volume, written by scholars and practitioners at the forefront of genetic research-including Francis Collins, Elizabeth Thomson, C. Christopher Hook, Arthur Dyck, Allen Verhey, V. Elving Anderson, Marsha Fowler, and Charles Colson-will help readers assess from a Christian perspective the challenging ethical questions and difficult personal and social decision-making situations raised by today's genetic advancements.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802844286
Publisher:
Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
Publication date:
07/07/1997
Series:
Horizon in Bioethics Ser.
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.68(d)

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