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Genethics

The Clash between the New Genetics and Human Values

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PAPERBACK

$35.50 • £28.95 • €32.00

ISBN 9780674345669

Publication Date: 09/01/1990

Short

372 pages

2 halftones, 35 line illustrations, 5 tables

World rights except United Kingdom & Commonwealth

Genethics is the most lucid and authoritative guide for general readers to modern genetic technology and the myriad ethical issues it raises.

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On this day 75 years ago, the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. James L. Nolan Jr.’s grandfather was a doctor who participated in the Manhattan Project, and he writes about him in Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, an unflinching examination of the moral and professional dilemmas faced by physicians who took part in the project. Below, please find the introduction to Nolan’s book. On the morning of June 17, 1945, Captain James F. Nolan, MD, boarded a plane