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Bioethics, Public Moral Argument, and Social Responsibility explores the role of democratically oriented argument in promoting public understanding and discussion of the benefits and burdens of biotechnological progress. The contributors examine moral and policy controversies surrounding biomedical technologies and their place in American society, beginning with an examination of discourse and moral authority in democracy, and addressing a set of issues that include: dignity in health care; the social responsibilities of scientists, journalists, and scholars; and the language of genetics and moral responsibility.
By Michael J. Hyde (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415898553 | 1 edition (Routledge, September 23, 2011), cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Bioethics, Public Moral Argument, and Social Responsibility explores the role of democratically oriented argument in promoting public understanding and discussion of the benefits and burdens of biotechnological progress.

Paperback:

9781138788664 | Routledge, March 19, 2014, cover price $54.95

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By Eileen Brennan (trans), Simon Critchley (introduced by) and Dominique Janicaud

Hardcover:

9780415327954 | Routledge, September 30, 2005, cover price $125.00

Paperback:

9780415327961 | Routledge, November 14, 2005, cover price $26.95

Miscellaneous:

9780203390788 | Routledge, August 8, 2005, cover price $21.95

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Product Description: As biotechnology defines the new millennium, genetic codes and computer codes increasingly merge-life understood as data, flesh rendered programmable. Where this trend will take us, and what it might mean, is what concerns Eugene Thacker in this timely book, a penetrating look into the intersection of molecular biology and computer science in our day and its likely ramifications for the future...read more

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9780816643523 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, February 1, 2004, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: As biotechnology defines the new millennium, genetic codes and computer codes increasingly merge-life understood as data, flesh rendered programmable.

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9780816643530 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, February 1, 2004, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: As biotechnology defines the new millennium, genetic codes and computer codes increasingly merge-life understood as data, flesh rendered programmable.

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