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dc.creatorBrannigan, Michael C., ed.en
dc.date.accessioned2011-07-12T18:43:00Zen
dc.date.available2011-07-12T18:43:00Zen
dc.date.created2004en
dc.date.issued2004en
dc.identifierISBN 0-7425-3266-6en
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationLanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2004. 202 p.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10822/547688en
dc.description.tableOfContentsPreface and acknowledgments -- Introduction: the need for cross-cultural perspectives in biotechnology / Michael C. Brannigan -- Pt. I. International overviews and policies -- Ch. 1. Commercialization and benefit sharing of biotechnology: cross- cultural concerns? / Don Chalmers -- Ch. 2. The international human genome project: an overview / Michael J. Morgan and Susan E. Wallace -- Ch. 3. Ethical and legal aspects of biotechnology / Ryuichi Ida -- Pt. II. Specific challenges in cultures and nations - - Ch. 4. The ethics and policy issues in creating a stem cell donor: a case study in reproductive genetics / Jeffrey P. Kahn and Anna C. Mastroianni -- Ch. 5. Optimizing safety and benefits of genetic testing: a look at the Canadian policy / Mylene Deschenes - - Ch. 6. Experimentation on human embryos: the bioethical discussion in Europe with special attention to Austria and Germany / Heinrich Ganthaler -- Ch. 7. The cultural challenge of biotechnology in post-communist Europe / Larissa P. Zhiganova and Yuri M. Gariev -- Ch. 8. Why is this gene different from all other genes? The Jewish approach to biotechnology / Edward Reichman -- Ch. 9. Islamic perspectives on biotechnology / Bushra Mirza -- Ch. 10. Agricultural biotechnology in African countries / Martin O. Makinde -- Ch. 11. Autonomy, humane medicine, and research ethics: an East Asian perspective / David Kum-Wah Chan -- Ch. 12. Indigenous knowledge, patenting, and the biotechnology industry / Stella Gonzalez-Arnal -- Pt. III. Specific global challenges -- Ch. 13. Cross-cultural issues in balancing patent rights and consumer access to biotechnological and pharmaceutical inventions / Dianne Nicol -- Ch. 14. Media, biotechnology, and culture / Margaret Coffey -- Ch. 15. Tricksters, the plague, and mirrors: biotechnology, bioterrorism, and justice / Katharine R. Meacham and Jo Ann T. Croom -- Index -- About the contributorsen
dc.formatMonographen
dc.languageengen
dc.source268291en
dc.subjectBiotechnologyen
dc.subject.classificationReligious Ethicsen
dc.subject.classificationDrugs and Drug Industryen
dc.subject.classificationGenetics, Molecular Biology and Microbiologyen
dc.subject.classificationGenetic Screening / Genetic Testingen
dc.subject.classificationBiohazards of Genetic Researchen
dc.subject.classificationGenetic Patentsen
dc.subject.classificationGenome Mappingen
dc.subject.classificationDonation / Procurement of Organs and Tissuesen
dc.subject.classificationBiological and Chemical Weaponsen
dc.subject.classificationCultural Pluralismen
dc.subject.classificationAgricultural Ethicsen
dc.subject.classificationJournalism / Mass Media Ethicsen
dc.subject.classificationResearch on Embryos and Fetusesen
dc.titleCROSS-CULTURAL BIOTECHNOLOGYen
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