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by Paul Atkinson,Peter Glasner,Margaret Lock


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p. cm. 1. Genetics – Social aspects. I. Atkinson, Paul, 1947– II. Glasner, Peter E. III. Lock, Margaret M.

Paul Atkinson, Peter Glasner, Margaret Lock.

Catherine Waldby, Kings College London, UK ''The Handbook of Genetics and Society provides an excellent .

Established scholars, as well as newcomers to the field, will find this collection offers an invaluable guide to studies of genetics, genomics, and society. The book aims at re-thinking the new bio-economies and the innovations that go into them in an era of genomics. The Handbook represents social science at its best.

Paperback, 539 pages. Published August 21st 2012 by Routledge (first published February 1st 2008).

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'The Handbook is far more than the sum of its parts.

ISBN-13: 978-0415633093. 'The Handbook is far more than the sum of its parts. It brings together a formidable international team of scholars, who provide both a comprehensive map of the field and an array of provocative arguments about the best ways to grasp its socio-technical complexities.

15. Cultural Imaginaries and Laboratories of the Real: Representing the Genetic Sciences. 16. Genes In Our kNot. Part 4: Regulation: Expressing the Gene.

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An authoritative Handbook which offers a discussion of the social, political, ethical and economic consequences and implications of the new bio-sciences. The Handbook takes an interdisciplinary approach providing a synoptic overview of contemporary international social science research on genetics, genomics and the new life sciences. It brings together leading scholars with expertise across a wide-ranging spectrum of research fields related to the production, use, commercialisation and regulation of genetics knowledge. The Handbook is structured into seven cross-cutting themes in contemporary social science research on genetics with introductions written by internationally renowned section editors who take an interdisciplinary approach to offer fresh insights on recent developments and issues in often controversial fields of study. The Handbook explores local and global issues and critically approaches a wide range of public and policy questions, providing an invaluable reference source to a wide variety of researchers, academics and policy makers.


The Handbook of Genetics & Society: Mapping the New Genomic Era (Routledge International Handbooks) download epub
Medicine & Health Sciences
Author: Paul Atkinson,Peter Glasner,Margaret Lock
ISBN: 0415410800
Category: Other
Subcategory: Medicine & Health Sciences
Language: English
Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (August 19, 2009)
Pages: 566 pages