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dc.creatorSleeboom, Margaret, ed.en
dc.date.accessioned2011-07-12T18:43:00Zen
dc.date.available2011-07-12T18:43:00Zen
dc.date.created2004en
dc.date.issued2004en
dc.identifierISBN 0-7103-0943-0en
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationLondon/New York: Kegan Paul; Distributed in the U.S. by: New York: Columbia University Press, 2004. 321 p.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10822/547703en
dc.description.tableOfContentsContents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Ch. 1. Genomics in Asia: cultural values and bioethical practices / Margaret Sleeboom -- Pt. I. Religious perspectives -- Ch. 2. Ethical issues: an Islamic perspective / Anwar Nasim -- Ch. 3. Impact of modern genetics: a Sikh perspective / Gursatej Gandhi - - Ch. 4. Hindu bioethics, the concept of dharma and female infanticide in India / Santishree Pandit -- Ch. 5. Human cloning in a Thai novel: Wimon Sainimnuan's Amata and Thai cultural attitudes toward biotechnology / Soraj Hongladarom -- Ch. 6. Implications of Japanese religions in the genomic age: a survey on attitudes towards life and death within Shinto, Buddhist and Christian groups / Noritoshi Tanida -- Pt. II. Cultural and philosophical perspectives -- Ch. 7. Genome, artificial evolution and global community / Hyakudai Sakamoto -- Ch. 8. Biotechnology and responsibility to future generations: a Confucian perspective / Shui Chuen Lee -- Ch. 9. Respecting nature and using human intelligence: elements of a Confucian bioethics / Yu Kam Por -- Ch. 10. Cross-cultural approaches to the philosophy of life in the contemporary world: from bioethics to life studies / Masahiro Morioka -- Ch. 11. A philosophical meditation on genomics / Min Jiayin -- Pt. III. Genomics and practices in Asia - - Ch. 12. Bioethics and medical genetics in Japan / Norio Fujiki - - Ch. 13. Attitudes towards biotechnology and bioethics in the Philippines: a pilot study / Mary Ann Chen Ng and Darryl Macer - - Ch. 14. Chinese 'eugenics': definition, practice and cultural values / Yanguang Wang -- Ch. 15. Genomics, health, and society: a view from the South / Chan Chee Khoon -- List of contributorsen
dc.formatMonographen
dc.languageengen
dc.relation.isPartOfStudies in Anthropology, Economy and Society seriesen
dc.source268380en
dc.subjectGenomicsen
dc.subject.classificationReligious Ethicsen
dc.subject.classificationBioethicsen
dc.subject.classificationSocial Control of Science and Technologyen
dc.subject.classificationGenetics, Molecular Biology and Microbiologyen
dc.subject.classificationEugenicsen
dc.subject.classificationEnvironmental Qualityen
dc.subject.classificationCultural Pluralismen
dc.subject.classificationAttitudes Toward Deathen
dc.subject.classificationAllowing Minors to Dieen
dc.titleGENOMICS IN ASIA: A CLASH OF BIOETHICAL INTERESTS?en
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