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The Double-Edged Helix: Social Implications of Genetics in a Diverse Society

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The Double-Edged Helix explores the impact of recent genetic discoveries on both different population segments and society as a whole. The authors address the medical and ethical implications of the new technologies, outlining potential positive and negative effects of genetic research on minorities, individuals with disabilities, and those of diverse sexual orientations. ...more
Paperback, 312 pages
Published January 21st 2004 by Johns Hopkins University Press (first published 2002)
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