Genetic Information Acquisition, Access, and Control [electronic resource] :

  • Thompson, Alison K. editor. , Chadwick, Ruth F. editor.
  • 1999
Genetic Information Acquisition, Access, and Control [electronic resource] :
  • Data Type
  • Title/Author
    Genetic Information[electronic resource] :Acquisition, Access, and Control / edited by Alison K. Thompson, Ruth F. Chadwick.
  • Author
    Thompson, Alison K., editor., Chadwick, Ruth F., editor.
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    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XII, 336 p. : online resource.
  • Contents Note
    Eugenics -- Can We Learn From Eugenics? -- Preventing Genetic Impairments -- Genetics and Insurance -- Private Parties, Public Duties? -- Coercion, Control, and Consequence in Genetic Testing -- Genetic Testing and Adverse Selection in the Market for Life Insurance -- Genetic Engineering and German Health Insurances -- Selling Souls -- The Commercialization of Genetic Information -- The Ethics of 21st Century Bioinformatics -- There is Nothing Special about Genetic Information -- High Speed Genetic Testing Technology and the Computerization of the Medical Record -- Ethical Questions in the Pursuit of Genetic Information -- The Ethics of Gene Patenting -- Paradigms of Author/Creator Property Rights in Intellectual Property Law -- Regulating the Commercialization of Human Genetics -- Ethical Impacts of Human Health-Related Biotechnology in Brazil -- Public Awareness -- Adolescents and Carrier Testing -- Down?셲 Syndrome Screening -- Public Perspectives of the New Genetics -- Genetics and Journalism -- Theoretical Concerns -- Genetic Information and ?쐅enetic Identity??-- Genetic Information and Knowing When You Will Die -- Influences of Genetic Testing on A Person?셲 Freedom -- Genetic Knowledge -- Germ-Line Gene Therapy -- Negotiating the Dilemmas of Prenatal Testing for Genetic Disorders -- Genetic Information -- Genetic Knowledge in a Just Society -- Biotechnology, Genetic Information, and Community -- Linear Destiny and Geometric Fate -- A New Framework for the Use of Genetic Information.
  • Topical Term
    Human genetics.
    Public health.
    Medical ethics.
    Medical laws and legislation.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Public Health.
    Theory of Medicine/Bioethics.
    Human Genetics.
    Medical Law.
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    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9780306460524
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