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Title Biotechnology unglued : science, society and social cohesion / edited by Michael D. Mehta
Published Vancouver, B.C. : UBC Press, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (194 pages)
Contents Introduction : The impact of innovations in biotechnology on social cohesion / Michael D. Mehta -- The impact of agricultural biotechnology on social cohesion / Michael D. Mehta -- Agricultural biotechnology and developing countries : issues of poverty alleviation, food security, and sustainable development / Jacqueline E.W. Broerse and Joske F.G. Bunders -- Legitimation crisis : food safety and genetically modified organisms / Christopher K. Vanderpool, Toby A. Ten Eyck, and Craig K. Harris -- Genetically modified foods in Norway : a consumer perspective / Margareta Wandel -- Commercializing Iceland : biotechnology, culture, and the information society / Kyle Eischen -- Biotechnology and social control : the Canadian DNA data bank / Neil Gerlach -- Biotechnology as modern museums of civilization / Annette Burfoot and Jennifer Poudrier -- The production, diffusion, and use of knowledge in biotechnology : the discovery of BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes / Robert Dalpé, Louise Bouchard, and Daniel Ducharme
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Biotechnology -- Social aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Mehta, Michael D., 1965-
ISBN 0774811331 (bound)
9780774811330 (bound)
Other Titles Science, society and social cohesion