Genetic fix.

New York, Macmillan [1973] .

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Subjects Genetic engineering -- Social aspects.
Genetics, Medical.
Human genetics -- Social aspects.
Medische ethiek.
Medische genetica.
Sociale aspecten.
Description 276 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date [1973]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Part I. The first day: An overview: what are they brewing for us? Should we, could we, edit science? A man of God. A collective conscience? -- Part II. The second day: A spokesman for test-tube babies. Are we debasing our genes?Should we breed a superior race? Healers versus breeders. Individual therapy. Societal therapy. Societal breeding. Individual breeding. The slippery slope, or the postvirginity problem. The technical factor in the social mix -- Part III. The third day: The right to know, to decide, to consent, and to donate. The need for guidance. Two pediatricians experiment on babies. Spokesmen for the doctor's side. The birth control pill--not for my daughter. A question of priorities. Justice in health care. The commission is conceived -- Postcript. The long road to social change: Beyond a resolution. The Hastings Report on mass screening. The Patient's Bill of Rights. The abortion ruling. Medical review boards. The Mondale Bill--revived and beyond -- The FDA warning on birth control pills -- Dr. Virginia Apgar's guidelines for prospective parents -- A Patient's Bill of Rights -- A statement on death (Declaration of Sydney) -- Recommendations guiding doctors in clinical research (Declaration of Helsinki) -- A National Advisory Commission on Health, Science and Society (The Mondale Bill) -- "Sex control, science and society" / Amitai Etzioni -- Ethical and social issues in screening for genetic disease.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)851823
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WorldCat Identities Etzioni, Amitai.
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