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Promises of New Biotechnologies
William E. May
In today's world, the creation of genetically engineered plants, the cloning of animals,
and the introduction of new reproductive
technologies are being promoted as keys
to a bright future.
"Promises of New Biotechnologies" serves
as a comprehensive and well-referenced
introduction to important technologies
with worldwide consequences. The book
presents a wide range of opinions in the current
debate about genetically modified food sources
(crops and animals), and humans. The author
has extensive experience and broad knowledge
in these topics. This book provides excellent
information and discusses ethical issues in
the context of new biotechnologies.
The purpose of the book is to help non-scientists
to understand the developments in genetic
engineering and in reproductive technology.
It is a well-written, easy-to-read, major resource
for an international perspective on the issues
surrounding biotechnology and genetic engineering.
- Publication Date:
- 0615548288 / 9780615548289
- Page Count:
- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 6" x 9"
- Black and White
- Related Categories:
- Science / Life Sciences / General