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Title Unnatural selection : the challenges of engineering tomorrow's people / edited by Peter Healey and Steve Rayner.

Published London : Earthscan, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed  174.2 UNNA    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 273 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Science in society series.
Science in society series.
Notes Based on a conference entitled "Tomorrow's People: the Challenges of Technologies for Life Extension and Enhancement" which was organized by the James Martin Institute for Science and Civilization at Oxford University's Saïd Business School and held in Oxford in 2006.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [238]-264) and index.
Contents Pt. I. Introduction -- Pt. II. One World or Several? -- Pt. III. The Nature of Human Natures -- Pt. IV. Longer? -- Pt. V. Stronger? -- Pt. VI. Smarter? -- Pt. VII. Happier? -- Pt. VIII. Fairer? -- Pt. IX. Governable? -- Pt. X. Postscript.
Other author Healey, Peter, 1942-
Rayner, Steve, 1953-
Subject Medical innovations -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Rejuvenation -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Longevity -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Medical ethics -- Congresses.
ISBN 9781844076222 (hbk.) £34.95
1844076229 (hbk.) £34.95