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Life, death, genes, and ethics

M. J. Charlesworth

Life, death, genes, and ethics

biotechnology and bioethics

by M. J. Charlesworth

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Published by ABC Enterprises for the Australian Broadcasting Corp. in Crows Nest, NSW .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical ethics.,
  • Biotechnology -- Moral and ethical aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 142-145).

    StatementMax Charlesworth.
    Series1989 Boyer lectures, Boyer lectures ;, 1989
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR725.5 .C47 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination145 p. ;
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1600220M
    ISBN 100733300022
    LC Control Number91134873

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