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Genetics and the quality of life : [papers of a symposium]

Author: Charles Birch; Paul Abrecht; World Council of Churches. Christian Medical Commission.
Publisher: Sydney : Pergamon Press, 1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genetics and the quality of life.
Sydney : Pergamon Press, 1975
(OCoLC)567927936
Online version:
Genetics and the quality of life.
Sydney : Pergamon Press, 1975
(OCoLC)626928214
Named Person: Génétique humaine--Aspect moral et religieux--Congrès.
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Birch; Paul Abrecht; World Council of Churches. Christian Medical Commission.
ISBN: 0080182100 9780080182100 0080198619 9780080198613
OCLC Number: 2373963
Notes: Contains papers and report of a consultation held in Zurich, June 25-29, 1973, organized by the Working Committee on Church and Society of the World Council of Churches in cooperation with the Christian Medical Commission.
Description: vii, 232 pages : graph ; 24 cm
Contents: Genetics and moral responsibility / Charles Birch --
Ethics and the new biology / I. Michael Lerner --
Ethical issues raised by eugenics: an orthodox and Asian perspective / Paul Verghese --
Judging the social values of scientific advances / R.G. Edwards --
Ethical problems raised by genetics / Bentley Glass --
Problems raised by eugenics in Africa / John Karefa-Smart --
Genetic manipulation as a political issue / Kerstin Anér --
Foetal diagnosis and selective abortion: an ethical exploration / Roger L. Shinn --
Ethical problems in foetal diagnosis and abortion / Barbara H. Sanford --
An ethical view of abortion / André Dumas --
Ethical issues in foetal diagnosis and abortion / Angelo Serra --
Legal issues in foetal diagnosis and abortion / Alexander Morgan Capron --
Genetic consequences of abortion / E. Matsunaga --
Sickle cell disease- -life or death? / A. Eyimofe Boyo --
Psychological issues in counselling the genetically handicapped / Miles F. Shore --
Ethical problems in genetic counselling / Robert F. Murray, Jr. --
Social and ethical problems in caring for genetically handicapped children / Spyros A. Doxiadis --
Sociogenetic problems and public opinion / Wilhelm Tünte --
Findings on genetics and the quality of life.
Responsibility: edited by Charles Birch and Paul Abrecht.

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