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Main Title Engineering the farm : ethical and social aspects of agricultural biotechnology /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Bailey, Britt.
Lappâe, Marc.
Lapp e, Marc.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 49276998
ISBN 1559639466 (hardcover : alk. paper); 9781559639460 (hardcover : alk. paper); 1559639474 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9781559639477 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Genetic engineering--Social aspects. ; Agricultural biotechnology--Social aspects. ; Genetic engineering--Moral and ethical aspects. ; Agricultural biotechnology--Moral and ethical aspects. ; Landwirtschaft. ; Biotechnologie. ; Ethik. ; Aufsatzsammlung. ; Soziologie.
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N/A sustainability collection
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EIAM  S494.5.G44E54 2002 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 08/16/2002
ELBM  S494.5.G44E54 2002 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 05/27/2014
EOA S494.5.G44E54 2002 sustainability collection Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 05/23/2003
Collation xix, 202 p. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-171).
Contents Notes
GMOs, Luddites, and concerned citizens / Marc Lapp e and Britt Bailey -- Ethical issues involving the production, planting, and distribution of genetically modified crops / Sheldon Krimsky -- Why food biotechnology needs an opt out / Paul B. Thompson -- A naturalist looks at agricultural biotechnology / Brewster Kneen -- When transgenes wander, should we worry? / Norman C. Ellstrand -- Patents, plants, and people : the need for a new ethical paradigm / Lori B. Andrews -- Taking seriously the claim that genetic engineering could end hunger : a critical analysis / Peter Rosset --The European response to GM foods : rethinking food governance / David Barling -- A societal role for assessing the safety of bioengineered foods / Britt Bailey -- Learning to speak ethics in technological debates / Carolyn Raffensperger -- A perspective on anti-biotechnology convictions / Marc Lapp e -- The biotech distraction / Francis Moore Lapp e -- In defense of the precautionary principle / Carolyn Raffensperger and Katherine Barrett -- A declaration of bioethics and agricultural biotechnology / Marc Lapp e and Phil Bereano.