DESIGNER BABIES : The Brave New World of Reproductive Technology

Gosden, R. G.

ISBN 10: 0575066482 / ISBN 13: 9780575066489
Published by Victor Gollancz, London, 1999
Used Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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xv, + 240pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, bright silver title there-on. Leaves crisp and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally creased on rear panel edges. Sex pre-selection, genetically enhanced embryos, artificial wombs, cloned human beings. The ultimate product-the Perfect Child. How far will market forces go? The author, at the forefront of ART research, describes and discusses the emerging issues of assisted reproduction technology (ART), including "fascinating explanations of the cutting-edge science involved in ART, and sensitive analysis of the ethical conundrums it produces . . . " Contents include: Prologue, The Myth and the Monster, The Precious Child, The Pursuit of Perfection, Playing God, Keep out the Clones, Sex Selection, Other Wombs, Never Too Late?, Reproductive Liberties. Glossary, Further Reading, Acks., and Index. Book weight approx. 450g. Bookseller Inventory # 006150

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Title: DESIGNER BABIES : The Brave New World of ...

Publisher: Victor Gollancz, London

Publication Date: 1999

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Edition: First Edition

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