After the Genome: A Language for Our Biotechnological Future by Michael J. Hyde,James A. Herrick,Anthony Atala,Howard PDF

By Michael J. Hyde,James A. Herrick,Anthony Atala,Howard Brody,Leah Ceccarelli,Tod Chambers,Jean Bethke Elshtain,Arthur W. Frank,Ronald M. Green,Ezra E.H. Griffith,Tristan Keys,Nancy M.P. King,Bill J. Leonard,Thomas M. Lessl,Judy Z. Segal

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Biotechnological developments over the past half-century have compelled humanity to return to grips with the potential for a post-human destiny. The ever-evolving critiques approximately how society should still expect this biotechnological frontier call for a language that might describe our new destiny and speak about its ethics. After the Genome brings jointly professional voices from the geographical regions of ethics, rhetoric, faith, and technology to assist lead advanced conversations approximately end-of-life care, the connection among sin and medication, and the safety of human rights in a post-human world.
With chapters at the prior and way forward for the science-warfare narrative, the rhetoric of care and its influence on these agony, black rhetoric and biotechnology, making plans for the tip of lifestyles, regenerative drugs, and extra, After the Genome yields nice perception into the human and strikes us ahead towards a surely humane method of who we're and who we're becoming.

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After the Genome: A Language for Our Biotechnological Future (Studies in Rhetoric and Religion) by Michael J. Hyde,James A. Herrick,Anthony Atala,Howard Brody,Leah Ceccarelli,Tod Chambers,Jean Bethke Elshtain,Arthur W. Frank,Ronald M. Green,Ezra E.H. Griffith,Tristan Keys,Nancy M.P. King,Bill J. Leonard,Thomas M. Lessl,Judy Z. Segal


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