The Resource Contested cells : global perspectives on the stem cell debate, editors, Benjamin J. Capps, Alastair V. Campbell

Contested cells : global perspectives on the stem cell debate, editors, Benjamin J. Capps, Alastair V. Campbell

Label
Contested cells : global perspectives on the stem cell debate
Title
Contested cells
Title remainder
global perspectives on the stem cell debate
Statement of responsibility
editors, Benjamin J. Capps, Alastair V. Campbell
Title variation
Global perspectives on the stem cell debate
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is an edited collection of linked essays on the moral description, understanding, and evaluation of values within the regional (e.g. Europe, North America and Asia) and global setting in stem cell science. Themes include the potential value in finding and affirming common ethical norms; the possibility of compromise in reaching ethical consensus (or agreement) in stem cell science (this is a topic which concerns so-called procedural ethics, jurisprudence, and political philosophy in ethical debate); and the benefits, dangers and goals of assenting to a global/regional ethic. There is
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
616.02774
Index
index present
LC call number
QH588.S83
LC item number
C66 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Contested cells : global perspectives on the stem cell debate, editors, Benjamin J. Capps, Alastair V. Campbell
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Legal imperialism in the regulation of stem cell research and therapy: the problem of extraterritorial jurisdiction
  • Daniela Cutas and Christian Munthe
  • Governing cloning: United Nations' debates and the institutional context of standards
  • W. Calvin Ho
  • Sociological reflections on ethics, embryonic stem cells and translational research
  • Claire Williams and Steven Wainwright
  • Rhetoric, power and legitimacy in public discourse: a critical analysis of the public debate surrounding the review of embryo research and cloning legislation in Australia in 2005
  • Tamra Lysaght and Ian Kerridge
  • New developments in stem cell science: iPS cells and the challenge to consent
  • Jonathan Mackenney and Benjamin Capps
  • Foreword
  • 'Reasonable suffering': the application of stem cell technologies to non-human animals
  • James Yeates
  • Ontological status of human-non-human embryonic chimeras
  • Josef Kurĕ
  • Religion, civic virtue and the stem cell debate
  • Teoh Chin Leong
  • Rejuvenated federalism: state-based stem cell research policy
  • Geoffrey Lomax
  • Hybrid embryos -- ethics, law and rhetoric in the United Kingdom's stem cell policy
  • Natasha Hammond-Browning and Søren Holm
  • Thomas H. Murray
  • Stem cell research and its clinical application in China: interactions between science, ethics and society
  • Renzong Qiu and Xiaomei Zhai
  • Neither a 'person' nor a 'thing': the controversy concerning the moral and legal status of human embryos in Japan
  • Satoshi Kodama and Akira Akabayashi
  • A tale of two countries: Czech and Slovak stem cell biopolicies
  • Peter Sýkora
  • Contested cells: global perspectives on the stem cell debate -- a critical introduction
  • Benjamin Capps and Alastair V. Campbell
  • A case study of experimental stem cell therapy and the risks of over-regulation
  • Anthony Hollander
  • Stem cell technology: from research regulation to clinical applications
  • Donald Chalmers
Control code
ocn740446030
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 486 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848164383
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b2693095x
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)740446030
  • acaebk1848164386

Library Locations

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