skip to content
Choosing children : the ethical dilemmas of genetic intervention Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Choosing children : the ethical dilemmas of genetic intervention

Author: Jonathan Glover
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Series: Uehiro series in practical ethics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Should parents be free to choose, for instance, the colour of their children's eyes or hair? Genetic and reproductive technology offers the possibility of choosing what kinds of children we do and  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Glover
ISBN: 019929092X 9780199290925
OCLC Number: 62714159
Description: pages cm.
Contents: Introduction; 1. Disability and Genetic Choice; Disability and Human Flourishing; Eugenics?; 2. Parental Choice and What We Owe to Our Children; The Boundaries of Parental Choice; Two Dimensions of Ethics; What do We Owe to Our Children? A Decent Chance of a Good Life; What do We Owe to Our Children? Respect for Identity and Autonomy; 3. Human Values and Genetic Design; The Genetic Supermarket, Inequality, and Entrapment; Should We Defend a Central Core of Human Nature?; The Further Future
Series Title: Uehiro series in practical ethics.
Responsibility: Jonathan Glover.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

concise and engaging book...Glover's characteristically lucid reasoning and his use of powerful examples to cut through tangled and ideological debates shine through brightly here... Lively and very Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62714159> # Choosing children : the ethical dilemmas of genetic intervention
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "62714159" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801168267#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/940001> ; # Genetic counseling
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/940025> ; # Genetic disorders in children
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1014081> ; # Medical ethics
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/794460> ; # Abnormalities, Human--Genetic aspects
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/618.920042/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85000184> ; # Abnormalities, Human--Genetic aspects
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/54193890> ; # Jonathan Glover
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/801168267> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801168267#Series/uehiro_series_in_practical_ethics> ; # Uehiro series in practical ethics.
    schema:name "Choosing children : the ethical dilemmas of genetic intervention"@en ;
    schema:productID "62714159" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/62714159#PublicationEvent/oxford_oxford_university_press_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801168267#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199290925> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA605816> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/62714159> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801168267#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801168267#Series/uehiro_series_in_practical_ethics> # Uehiro series in practical ethics.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62714159> ; # Choosing children : the ethical dilemmas of genetic intervention
    schema:name "Uehiro series in practical ethics." ;
    schema:name "Uehiro series in practical ethics" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85000184> # Abnormalities, Human--Genetic aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Abnormalities, Human--Genetic aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1014081> # Medical ethics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Medical ethics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/794460> # Abnormalities, Human--Genetic aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Abnormalities, Human--Genetic aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/940001> # Genetic counseling
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Genetic counseling"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/940025> # Genetic disorders in children
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Genetic disorders in children"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/54193890> # Jonathan Glover
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Glover" ;
    schema:givenName "Jonathan" ;
    schema:name "Jonathan Glover" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199290925>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "019929092X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780199290925" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.