Cloning: A Beginner's Guide (Beginner's Guides) (Paperback)

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Cloning: A Beginner's Guide (Beginner's Guides) (Paperback)

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Would you drink milk from a cloned cow? Should we clone extinct or endangered species? Are we justified in using stem cells to develop cures? When will we clone the first human? Ever since Dolly the sheep, such questions have rarely been far from the public consciousness. Aaron Levine explains the science of cloning and guides readers around the thorny political and ethical issues that have developed.
Aaron Levine is currently conducting research on the impact of public policy on biomedical research at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University.
Product Details ISBN: 9781851685226
ISBN-10: 1851685227
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
Publication Date: May 1st, 2007
Pages: 193
Language: English
Series: Beginner's Guides
"I highly recommend this book to everyone: I think it would be especially good as additional reading material for introductory genetics courses, bioethics and biomedical classes."
— Scienceblogs.com

"An excellent general introduction to the complex subject of cloning"
— Ian Wilmut - lead scientist in the team to clone Dolly, the sheep