Designing Life?: Genetics, Procreation and Ethics available in Hardcover
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- Taylor & Francis
The book sets out to examine the implications of the new power to design life which the application of genetics to reproductive biology has brought about. It breaks new ground by creating a dialogue between human genetics to human self-understanding and health care, genetic and psychological factors in shaping personal identity, cloning, changes in the concept of parenthood, the moral status of the human embryo and the legal and political issues arising from biotechnology.