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The Resource Genetic engineering, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Genetic engineering, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Label
Genetic engineering
Title
Genetic engineering
Statement of responsibility
Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Genetic Engineering: Global Viewpoints examines current, often controversial, topics of worldwide interest and importance from a variety of international perspectives"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
660.6/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH442
LC item number
.G4412 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Berlatsky, Noah
Series statement
Global viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genetic engineering
  • Genetic engineering
  • Genetic engineering
  • Food
  • Genetic engineering
  • Food
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / General (see also headings under Family)
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Science / General
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Genetic engineering, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • In India, genetically modified crops have caused economic disaster
  • Mae-Wan Ho
  • China must develop genetically modified crops to mitigate climate change
  • Lan Lan
  • Genetically engineered crops will not help mitigate climate change
  • Pete Riley, Kirtana Chandrasekaran, and Ronnie Hall
  • ch. 2.
  • Genetic engineering and disease.
  • In Germany and the United States, bee colony crashes may be linked to genetically modified crops
  • Gunther Latsch
  • ch. 1.
  • There is no evidence that bee colony crashes worldwide are linked to genetically modified crops
  • Jian J. Duan, [et al.]
  • Genetically modified mosquitos may help eradicate dengue fever in Malaysia
  • Sarah Cumberland /
  • The release of genetically modified mosquitoes in Malaysia is dangerous and must be stopped
  • Consumers Association of Penang
  • The United States faces credible threats from genetically modified germ warfare
  • Jerry Warner, [et al.]
  • ch. 3.
  • Genetic engineering and animals.
  • Genetic engineering and crops.
  • Genetically modified salmon show promise as a food source in the United States
  • The Economist
  • Canada should regulate dangerous genetically modified salmon
  • Alex Atamanenko
  • Cloning may allow the preservation of endangered animals
  • Raul E. Piña-Aguilar, [et al.] -- Position statement on the OIE guidelines on somatic cell nuclear transfer in production livestock and horses
  • International Coalition for Animal Welfare
  • Chinese scientists seek to use genetically modified pigs to treat human illnesses /
  • Oxford Journals
  • ch. 4.
  • Genetically modified crops can prevent world hunger
  • Genetic engineering in humans.
  • Genetic testing will help many with dangerous diseases
  • Claudia Kalb
  • Designer babies, stem cells, and the market for genetics: the limits of the Assisted Human Reproduction Act
  • Samantha King
  • In Ireland, human embryos should be treated as human life
  • Kevin Doran
  • In Japan, some genetic manipulation of human embryos is acceptable
  • Satoshi Kodama and Akira Akabayashi
  • Islamic scholars oppose human cloning based on social practice and ethics
  • Henry Miller
  • Abdulaziz Sachedina
  • Social practices and traditional ethics should adjust to new technologies such as human cloning
  • Nestor Micheli Morales
  • GM will enslave farmers and intensify hunger
  • Gathuru Mburu
  • In Australia, genetically modified crops are needed to keep farming competitive
  • Maree McKay
Control code
1394128
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780737762655
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012009956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1394128
  • (OCoLC)791678570
Label
Genetic engineering, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • In India, genetically modified crops have caused economic disaster
  • Mae-Wan Ho
  • China must develop genetically modified crops to mitigate climate change
  • Lan Lan
  • Genetically engineered crops will not help mitigate climate change
  • Pete Riley, Kirtana Chandrasekaran, and Ronnie Hall
  • ch. 2.
  • Genetic engineering and disease.
  • In Germany and the United States, bee colony crashes may be linked to genetically modified crops
  • Gunther Latsch
  • ch. 1.
  • There is no evidence that bee colony crashes worldwide are linked to genetically modified crops
  • Jian J. Duan, [et al.]
  • Genetically modified mosquitos may help eradicate dengue fever in Malaysia
  • Sarah Cumberland /
  • The release of genetically modified mosquitoes in Malaysia is dangerous and must be stopped
  • Consumers Association of Penang
  • The United States faces credible threats from genetically modified germ warfare
  • Jerry Warner, [et al.]
  • ch. 3.
  • Genetic engineering and animals.
  • Genetic engineering and crops.
  • Genetically modified salmon show promise as a food source in the United States
  • The Economist
  • Canada should regulate dangerous genetically modified salmon
  • Alex Atamanenko
  • Cloning may allow the preservation of endangered animals
  • Raul E. Piña-Aguilar, [et al.] -- Position statement on the OIE guidelines on somatic cell nuclear transfer in production livestock and horses
  • International Coalition for Animal Welfare
  • Chinese scientists seek to use genetically modified pigs to treat human illnesses /
  • Oxford Journals
  • ch. 4.
  • Genetically modified crops can prevent world hunger
  • Genetic engineering in humans.
  • Genetic testing will help many with dangerous diseases
  • Claudia Kalb
  • Designer babies, stem cells, and the market for genetics: the limits of the Assisted Human Reproduction Act
  • Samantha King
  • In Ireland, human embryos should be treated as human life
  • Kevin Doran
  • In Japan, some genetic manipulation of human embryos is acceptable
  • Satoshi Kodama and Akira Akabayashi
  • Islamic scholars oppose human cloning based on social practice and ethics
  • Henry Miller
  • Abdulaziz Sachedina
  • Social practices and traditional ethics should adjust to new technologies such as human cloning
  • Nestor Micheli Morales
  • GM will enslave farmers and intensify hunger
  • Gathuru Mburu
  • In Australia, genetically modified crops are needed to keep farming competitive
  • Maree McKay
Control code
1394128
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780737762655
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012009956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1394128
  • (OCoLC)791678570

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