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Designer babies

Author: John Bliss
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Heinemann Library, ©2012.
Series: Hot topics (Heinemann Library (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the controversy over genetically selected infants, or "designer babies," and outlines the advantages of trait selection and pre-natal screening, as well as the ethical concerns over genetic selection.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Teen nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Bliss
ISBN: 9781432948702 1432948709 9781432962043 1432962043
OCLC Number: 681534808
Description: 56 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: What are designer babies? --
How does it work? --
The growing controversy --
Possible futures --
Debate the issues.
Series Title: Hot topics (Heinemann Library (Firm))
Responsibility: John Bliss.

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Discusses the controversy over genetically selected infants, or "designer babies," and outlines the advantages of trait selection and pre-natal screening, as well as the ethical concerns over genetic selection.

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