Redesigning Humans

Choosing our genes, changing our future by Gregory Stock

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Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Genetic Future, by Gregory Stock: en: ance: Digital citation created by the Bioethics Research Library, Georgetown University, for the National Information Resource on Ethics and Human Genetics, a project funded by the United States National Human Genome Research Institute: en: ance. His latest book, Redesigning Humans – choosing our children’s genes, is a significant contribution to the contemporary bioethical debate because it advocates ‘choosing our children’s genes’ in order to design future generations. He argues that this practice is inevitable and that we should embrace it with optimism and minimal regulation. In the study of biology, theorists have begun to propose change at a microscopic level, which will have a profound effect on society: genetically modifying the human species. Gregory Stock addresses the future of this concept in his book, Redesigning Humans. Redesigning humans: our inevitable genetic future, Gregory Stock Instantiates. Redesigning humans: our inevitable genetic future; Publication. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, ; Bibliography note Includes bibliographical references (p. []) and index Control code tlc Dimensions 22 cm. Extent p. Isbn Lccn.

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A groundbreaking work, Redesigning Humans tackles the controversial subject of engineering the human germline -- the process of permanently altering the genetic code of an individual so that the changes are passed on to the by: A groundbreaking work, Redesigning Humans tackles the controversial subject of engineering the human germline -- the process of permanently altering the genetic code of an individual so that the changes are passed on to the offspring/5.

A groundbreaking work, Redesigning Humans tackles the controversial subject of engineering the human germline&#;the process of permanently altering the genetic code of an individual so that the changes are passed on to the offspring.

Gregory Stock, an expert on the implications of recent Author: Gregory Stock. Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Genetic Future. Gregory Stock, Director Science Technology and Society Program Gregory Stock, PH.D. Forget worries about cloning people. In the future, technological advances will bring far more meaningful and controversial changes to our offspring, says Gregory Stock/5(3).

A groundbreaking work, Redesigning Humans tackles the controversial subject of engineering the human germline -- the process of permanently altering the genetic code of an individual so that the changes are passed on to the offspring.

A groundbreaking work, Redesigning Humans tackles the controversial subject of engineering the human germline -- the process of permanently altering the genetic code of an individual so that the changes are passed on to the offspring/5().

A groundbreaking work, Redesigning Humans tackles the controversial subject of engineering the human germline -- the process of permanently altering the genetic code of an individual so that the changes are passed on to the offspring.4/5(2).

Genetic engineering of humans: we can do it; we should do it; and we will do it. The author of this book is one of tbe best apologists for genetic engineering alive today, and this book is a fine example of his sound argumentation and comoon sense/5. Stock's book has much to offer those inclined to believe that the end of the world is not yet nigh.

He directs (at the medical school of UCLA) a programme on the impact of new technologies on human society. He musters evidence that the worst may be behind : Guardian Staff.

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Buy Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Genetic Future by Stock, Gregory (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(8). Rather than worry about the ethics of human cloning, Stock (Metaman; The Book of Questions), director of the UCLA School of Medicine's Program of Medicine, Technology and Society, believes we should focus our attention on the idea that we'll soon be able to genetically manipulate embryos to develop desired traits a more immediate and enticing.

The book boldly predicts our species’ evolutionary future.” —DANIEL E. LIEBERMAN, Edwin M. Lerner II Professor of Biological Sciences, Harvard University; author of The Story of the Human Body “A refreshingly human-centered take on the future of nature, Evolving Ourselves shows how natural selection has become a participatory team sport.5/5(2).

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I picked up this book just based on its title (a highly inadvisable practice), which was the first of many dissapointments I had with this book. First off, "Redesigning Humans, Our Inevitable Genetic Future" would be more appropriately named "Redesigning Our Children, Humanities Inevitable Genetic Future"/5(25).

A groundbreaking work, Redesigning Humans tackles the controversial subject of engineering the human germline -- the process of permanently altering the genetic code of an individual so that the changes are passed on to the by: Rather than worry about the ethics of human cloning, Stock (Metaman; The Book of Questions), director of the UCLA School of Medicine's Program of.

Redesigning Humans Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Language English. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Tracey Gutierres on Febru SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Review: Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Genetic Future by Gregory Stock Article (PDF Available) in The national Catholic bioethics quarterly 3(2).

Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Genetic Future explores gender selection, gene therapy, germinal choice, and many more options available now or in the near future, but lays aside the hysteria common to such discussions/5().

Gregory Stock is the director of the Program on Medicine, Technology and Society at the UCLA School of Medicine. His book, Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Genetic Future, will sober you up quite quickly. Stock is a naturalist and has little patience with those who would hold back our genetic future.

Gregory Stock opened his book, Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Genetic Future, this way: “We know that homo sapiens is not the final word in primate evolution, but few have grasped that we are on the cusp of profound biological change, poised to transcend our current form and.

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It'll come from science labs, and it promises keener bodies and minds. Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Genetic Future () Redesigning Humans won the Kistler Award Kistler Prize for science writing.

Stock has also written numerous articles and papers on these topics. The Book of Questions () ISBN ; Business, Politics, and Ethics: The Book of Questions (, Workman. NY.). Redesigning Humans Choosing Our Children's Genes () Gregory Stock, Profile Books, £, hrdbk pp, ISBN I am not a great fan of social science as applied to science; one only has to look at the Britain's Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) science in society programme () to see why (and hopefully we will shortly be revealing all .Redesigning humans: choosing our children's genes.

[Gregory Stock] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gregory Stock. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: "Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Genetic Future" won the Kistler Book Prize for science books and was nominated for a Wired Rave Award.

[4] From page 1, Stock shows himself to be an enthusiastic optimist, pragmatic about the redesigning of humans from the genes up.