By Celia Deane-Drummond

This quantity applies the rules of Christian ethics in studying fresh major advancements within the technological know-how of genetics. Derived from a transformed model of advantage ethics, the publication attracts quite on a classical figuring out of the virtues, in particular prudence or functional knowledge and justice. It considers moral concerns bobbing up out of particular practices in human genetics, together with genetic screening, gene patenting, gene treatment and genetic counselling in addition to feminist matters. The booklet demonstrates theological voice is very correct to contested moral debates approximately genetics.

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