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Enhancing evolution : the ethical case for making better people  Cover Image Book Book

Enhancing evolution : the ethical case for making better people / John Harris.

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  • ISBN: 9780691128443 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0691128448 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 242 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2007.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-238) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Has humankind a future? -- Enhancement is a moral duty -- What enhancements are and why they matter -- Immortality -- Reproductive choice and the democratic presumption -- Disability and super-ability -- Perfection and the blue guitar -- Good and bad uses of technology -- Designer children -- The irredeemable paradox of the embryo -- The obligation to pursue and participate in research.
Subject: Human genetics > Moral and ethical aspects.
Genetic engineering > Moral and ethical aspects.

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Kirtland Community College Library QH 442 .H37 2007 30535673 General Collection Available -

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