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Beyond therapy : biotechnology and the pursuit of happiness

Author: Leon Kass; President's Council on Bioethics (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : President's Council on Bioethics, 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This Council report investigates some potential uses of biotechnology for purposes beyond therapy, and explores their scientific, ethical, and social implications for American life in the coming years.
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Genre/Form: EBooks (www)
Additional Physical Format: President's Council on Bioethics
Beyond therapy
328 p.
(OCoLC)53990262
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Leon Kass; President's Council on Bioethics (U.S.)
OCLC Number: 54351544
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 328 pages)
Contents: Biotechnology and the pursuit of happiness --
Better children --
Superior performance --
Ageless bodies --
Happy souls --
Beyond therapy: general reflections.
Other Titles: Biotechnology and the pursuit of happiness
Responsibility: a report of the President's Council on Bioethics ; foreword by Leon R. Kass.

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This Council report investigates some potential uses of biotechnology for purposes beyond therapy, and explores their scientific, ethical, and social implications for American life in the coming years.

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