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By Bernard E. Rollin

ISBN-10: 0521674182

ISBN-13: 9780521674188

ISBN-10: 0521857546

ISBN-13: 9780521857543

In technological know-how and Ethics, Bernard Rollin examines the ideology that denies the relevance of ethics to technological know-how. offering an creation to simple moral thoughts, he discusses a number of moral matters which are suitable to technological know-how and the way they're overlooked, to the detriment of either technology and society. those contain examine on human topics, animal learn, genetic engineering, biotechnology, cloning, xenotransplantation, and stem phone study. Rollin additionally explores the ideological agnosticism that scientists have displayed concerning subjective event in people and animals, and its pernicious impact on ache administration. eventually, he articulates the results of the ideological denial of ethics for the perform of technology itself by way of fraud, plagiarism, and knowledge falsification. In attractive prose and with philosophical sophistication, Rollin cogently argues in prefer of creating schooling in ethics half and parcel of clinical training.

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