Genetic Engineering

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Book Chapter

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Subject: LCSH

Genetic engineering--Moral and ethical aspects


Business Administration, Management, and Operations


Book description:

This successor to Macmillan's International Encyclopedia Of Population provides expanded, updated coverage of demographic topics both in the core field and in neighboring disciplines, to encompass the large-scale changes in emphasis and research directions in population studies during the end of the twentieth century. Topics covered include: rapid demographic expansion in poor countries; low fertility rates and problems of old-age support; the environmental impact of dense population; the press for expanded reproductive rights; and much more.


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Publisher Citation

McGee, G. “Genetic Engineering.” Paul Demeny & Geoffrey McNicoll, eds. The Encyclopedia of Population. Macmillan Reference USA, 2003, Volume 1. ISBN: 9780028656779