ERIC Number: ED157790
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Ethical Issues and the Life Sciences. Test Edition. AAAS Study Guides on Contemporary Problems.
Kieffer, George H.
This is one of several study guides on contemporary problems produced by the American Association for the Advancement of Science with support of the National Science Foundation. This study guide on Ethical Issues and the Life Sciences includes the following sections: (1) Introduction; (2) The Search for an Ethic; (3) Biomedical Issues including Genetics and Development, Euthanasia, Human Experimentation, The Control of Behavior, and Health Care in America; and (4) Nonmedical Issues including Obligations to Future Generations, An Ethic of Nature, Population and Ethical Concerns, Control of Science, Case Studies, and Teaching Strategies. A number of brief articles and short bibliographies related to the topics are included. (RH)
Descriptors: Behavior, Biology, Ethics, Genetics, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Medicine, Public Health, Sciences, Social Sciences, Study Guides, Values
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Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC.