The Resource Genetic engineering, Noël Merino, book editor

Genetic engineering, Noël Merino, book editor

Label
Genetic engineering
Title
Genetic engineering
Statement of responsibility
Noël Merino, book editor
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume addresses controversial questions surrounding the issue of genetic engineering. Topics discussed include the benefits and risks of genetic engineering, the environmental impact of genetic engineering, and the pros and cons of regulation of genetic engineering. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. Allows the reader to attain the higher-level critical thinking and reading skills that are essential in a culture of diverse and contradictory opinions
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Genetic engineering (Merino)
Dewey number
576.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH442
LC item number
.G4535 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Merino, Noël
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
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  • Genetic engineering
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Food
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Genetic engineering, Noël Merino, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-210) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • We must stop trying to engineer nature
  • Mark Lynas
  • Stem cell research should be allowed, but not reproductive cloning
  • Barack Obama
  • Ignored Implications
  • Ken Blackwell
  • What are the benefits and risks of genetic engineering? :
  • Genetically modified foods could pose numerous health risks
  • Institute for Responsible Technology
  • Genetically modified foods have numerous benefits and no known risks
  • Should genetic engineering be permitted? :
  • Henry I. Miller
  • Genetically modified crops can increase productivity to end world hunger
  • Erik Vance
  • Genetically modified crops will not increase productivity to end world hunger
  • Union of Concerned Scientists
  • Preventing the next fertility clinic scandal
  • Jesse Reynolds
  • Society could benefit from allowing unregulated embryo trait selection
  • Greg Beato
  • What is the environmental impact of genetic engineering? :
  • Genetic engineering is natural and should be pursued
  • Human genetic engineering is a good solution to climate change
  • S. Matthew Liao,
  • interviewed by
  • Ross Andersen
  • Human genetic engineering is a dangerous proposal to combat climate change
  • Mark Tapson
  • Genetically engineered fish can provide food and conserve the planet
  • Yonathan Zohar
  • Genetically engineered pigs could provide environmental benefits
  • Anne Minard
  • Jeffrey Scott Coker ;
  • Genetically engineered pigs are not a good solution to environmental problems
  • Lucy Sharratt
  • How should genetic engineering technology be regulated? :
  • New genetic engineering technology needs to be regulated
  • Richard Hayes
  • New genetic engineering technology does not need to be regulated
  • Ronald Bailey
  • Knowing me, knowing you
  • Jeanne Lenzer,
  • Shannon Brownlee
  • The
  • Consumer genetic testing does not need additional regulation
  • Christopher Mims ;
  • The
  • US, the UN and genetic engineering
  • Chuck Norris
  • Labeling of genetically modified foods is unnecessary and unconstitutional
  • Henry I. Miller,
  • Gregory Conko
  • Three Mile Island of biotech?
  • John Nichols
  • Human genetic engineering should be allowed
  • Ronald M. Green
Control code
ocn822229884
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780737764253
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012044960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)822229884
Label
Genetic engineering, Noël Merino, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-210) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • We must stop trying to engineer nature
  • Mark Lynas
  • Stem cell research should be allowed, but not reproductive cloning
  • Barack Obama
  • Ignored Implications
  • Ken Blackwell
  • What are the benefits and risks of genetic engineering? :
  • Genetically modified foods could pose numerous health risks
  • Institute for Responsible Technology
  • Genetically modified foods have numerous benefits and no known risks
  • Should genetic engineering be permitted? :
  • Henry I. Miller
  • Genetically modified crops can increase productivity to end world hunger
  • Erik Vance
  • Genetically modified crops will not increase productivity to end world hunger
  • Union of Concerned Scientists
  • Preventing the next fertility clinic scandal
  • Jesse Reynolds
  • Society could benefit from allowing unregulated embryo trait selection
  • Greg Beato
  • What is the environmental impact of genetic engineering? :
  • Genetic engineering is natural and should be pursued
  • Human genetic engineering is a good solution to climate change
  • S. Matthew Liao,
  • interviewed by
  • Ross Andersen
  • Human genetic engineering is a dangerous proposal to combat climate change
  • Mark Tapson
  • Genetically engineered fish can provide food and conserve the planet
  • Yonathan Zohar
  • Genetically engineered pigs could provide environmental benefits
  • Anne Minard
  • Jeffrey Scott Coker ;
  • Genetically engineered pigs are not a good solution to environmental problems
  • Lucy Sharratt
  • How should genetic engineering technology be regulated? :
  • New genetic engineering technology needs to be regulated
  • Richard Hayes
  • New genetic engineering technology does not need to be regulated
  • Ronald Bailey
  • Knowing me, knowing you
  • Jeanne Lenzer,
  • Shannon Brownlee
  • The
  • Consumer genetic testing does not need additional regulation
  • Christopher Mims ;
  • The
  • US, the UN and genetic engineering
  • Chuck Norris
  • Labeling of genetically modified foods is unnecessary and unconstitutional
  • Henry I. Miller,
  • Gregory Conko
  • Three Mile Island of biotech?
  • John Nichols
  • Human genetic engineering should be allowed
  • Ronald M. Green
Control code
ocn822229884
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780737764253
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012044960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)822229884

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