ISBN-10:
0415298806
ISBN-13:
9780415298803
Pub. Date:
08/01/2004
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Genetically Modified Athletes: The Ethical Implications of Genetic Technologies in Sport / Edition 1

Genetically Modified Athletes: The Ethical Implications of Genetic Technologies in Sport / Edition 1

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415298803
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/01/2004
Series: Ethics and Sport Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. The beginning of genetic-doping Section 1: Anti-Doping and Performance Enhancement 2. A critical approach to anti-doping policy 3. Are there any drugs that should be legal? Section 2: From Drugs to Genes: Conceptual Links and Differences 4. The current state of play: likely applications of genetic modification for sport 5. Avoiding genetic-doping 6. The gene story in sport - mapping the interests 7. An ethical foundation fo GM-policy: bioethics and sports ethics Section 3: The Moral Status of genetic Modification in Sport 8. Therapy and enhancement - which is more alarming? 9. The case for genetic enhancement in sport: Cities, Altius, Fortius 10. The case against genetic enhancement in sport: athletic virtues and medical ethics Section 4: Re-defining ethical approaches to performance enhancement in sport 11. A view from somewhere: sports ethics and fair play 12. Reinventing value in sport - all too (super) human Section 5: Human Rights and Legal Implications 13. Pragmatic concerns: human rights for the genetically modified 14. GM sport and the law 15. The end of anti-doping.

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