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Better than human [[electronic resource] ] : the promise and perils of enhancing ourselves / / Allen Buchanan
Better than human [[electronic resource] ] : the promise and perils of enhancing ourselves / / Allen Buchanan
Autore Buchanan Allen E. <1948->
Pubbl/distr/stampa New York, : Oxford University Press, c2011
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (208 p.)
Disciplina 174.2
Collana Philosophy in action : small books about big ideas
Soggetto topico Bioethics
Medical innovations - Moral and ethical aspects
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-283-29700-0
9786613297006
0-19-979799-4
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Cover; Contents; Preface; 1. Breathless Optimism, Hysterical Loathing; 2. Why Evolution Isn't Good Enough; 3. Changing Human Nature? Or: Unnatural Acts, and Not Just with Sheep Like Dolly; 4. Playing God, Responsibly; 5. Will the Rich Get Biologically Richer?; 6. Is Enhancement Corrupting?; 7. The Enhancement Enterprise; References; Index
Record Nr. UNINA-9910457747203321
Buchanan Allen E. <1948->  
New York, : Oxford University Press, c2011
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Better than human [[electronic resource] ] : the promise and perils of enhancing ourselves / / Allen Buchanan
Better than human [[electronic resource] ] : the promise and perils of enhancing ourselves / / Allen Buchanan
Autore Buchanan Allen E. <1948->
Pubbl/distr/stampa New York, : Oxford University Press, c2011
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (208 p.)
Disciplina 174.2
Collana Philosophy in action : small books about big ideas
Soggetto topico Bioethics
Medical innovations - Moral and ethical aspects
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-283-29700-0
9786613297006
0-19-979799-4
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Cover; Contents; Preface; 1. Breathless Optimism, Hysterical Loathing; 2. Why Evolution Isn't Good Enough; 3. Changing Human Nature? Or: Unnatural Acts, and Not Just with Sheep Like Dolly; 4. Playing God, Responsibly; 5. Will the Rich Get Biologically Richer?; 6. Is Enhancement Corrupting?; 7. The Enhancement Enterprise; References; Index
Record Nr. UNINA-9910543303903321
Buchanan Allen E. <1948->  
New York, : Oxford University Press, c2011
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The bioethics of enhancement : transhumanism, disability, and biopolitics / / Melinda Hall
The bioethics of enhancement : transhumanism, disability, and biopolitics / / Melinda Hall
Autore Hall Melinda Gann
Pubbl/distr/stampa Lanham, Maryland : , : Lexington Books, , 2017
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (193 pages)
Disciplina 174.2
Soggetto topico Medical innovations - Moral and ethical aspects
Medical innovations - Social aspects
Medical innovations - Government policy
Bioethics
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4985-3349-3
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910158581503321
Hall Melinda Gann  
Lanham, Maryland : , : Lexington Books, , 2017
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Birthrights [[electronic resource] ] : Law and Ethics at the Beginnings of Life
Birthrights [[electronic resource] ] : Law and Ethics at the Beginnings of Life
Autore Lee R. G (Robert Gregory), <1952->
Pubbl/distr/stampa Hoboken, : Taylor and Francis, 2004
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (248 p.)
Disciplina 174.25
344.104419
344.41/0419 344.104419
344.410419
344.410419344.104419
Altri autori (Persone) MorganDerek
Soggetto topico Human reproduction
Human reproduction - Law and legislation - Great B
Human reproduction - Moral and ethical aspects
Law and legislation
Medical innovations - Moral and ethical aspects
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-134-98333-6
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Book Cover; Title; Contents; Preface; Preface to paperback edition; List of contributors; IS BIRTH IMPORTANT?; BIRTHRIGHTS: EQUAL OR SPECIAL?; ESTABLISHING GUIDELINES: REGULATION AND THE CLINICAL MANAGEMENT OF INFERTILITY; SURROGACY: AN INTRODUCTORY ESSAY; SHOULD WE EXPERIMENT ON EMBRYOS?; 'WHAT SHALL WE TELL THE CHILDREN?' REFLECTIONS ON CHILDREN'S PERSPECTIVES AND THE REPRODUCTION REVOLUTION; FATHERS IN LAW? THE CASE OF AID; A LESSER SACRIFICE? STERILIZATION AND MENTALLY HANDICAPPED WOMEN; ABORTION: A RIGHTS ISSUE?; TO BE OR NOT TO BE: IS THAT THE QUESTION? THE CLAIM OF WRONGFUL LIFE
'OTHERWISE KILL ME': MARGINAL CHILDREN AND ETHICS AT THE EDGES OF EXISTENCEIndex
Record Nr. UNINA-9910450383203321
Lee R. G (Robert Gregory), <1952->  
Hoboken, : Taylor and Francis, 2004
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Birthrights [[electronic resource] ] : Law and Ethics at the Beginnings of Life
Birthrights [[electronic resource] ] : Law and Ethics at the Beginnings of Life
Autore Lee R. G (Robert Gregory), <1952->
Pubbl/distr/stampa Hoboken, : Taylor and Francis, 2004
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (248 p.)
Disciplina 174.25
344.104419
344.41/0419 344.104419
344.410419
344.410419344.104419
Altri autori (Persone) MorganDerek
Soggetto topico Human reproduction
Human reproduction - Law and legislation - Great B
Human reproduction - Moral and ethical aspects
Law and legislation
Medical innovations - Moral and ethical aspects
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-134-98333-6
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Book Cover; Title; Contents; Preface; Preface to paperback edition; List of contributors; IS BIRTH IMPORTANT?; BIRTHRIGHTS: EQUAL OR SPECIAL?; ESTABLISHING GUIDELINES: REGULATION AND THE CLINICAL MANAGEMENT OF INFERTILITY; SURROGACY: AN INTRODUCTORY ESSAY; SHOULD WE EXPERIMENT ON EMBRYOS?; 'WHAT SHALL WE TELL THE CHILDREN?' REFLECTIONS ON CHILDREN'S PERSPECTIVES AND THE REPRODUCTION REVOLUTION; FATHERS IN LAW? THE CASE OF AID; A LESSER SACRIFICE? STERILIZATION AND MENTALLY HANDICAPPED WOMEN; ABORTION: A RIGHTS ISSUE?; TO BE OR NOT TO BE: IS THAT THE QUESTION? THE CLAIM OF WRONGFUL LIFE
'OTHERWISE KILL ME': MARGINAL CHILDREN AND ETHICS AT THE EDGES OF EXISTENCEIndex
Record Nr. UNINA-9910543734703321
Lee R. G (Robert Gregory), <1952->  
Hoboken, : Taylor and Francis, 2004
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Clinical ethics at the crossroads of genetic and reproductive technologies / / edited by Sorin Hostiuc
Clinical ethics at the crossroads of genetic and reproductive technologies / / edited by Sorin Hostiuc
Edizione [First edition.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa London, United Kingdom : , : Academic Press, , [2018]
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (434 pages)
Disciplina 174.29284
Soggetto topico Medical innovations - Moral and ethical aspects
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 0-12-813765-7
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910583047303321
London, United Kingdom : , : Academic Press, , [2018]
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Enhancing human capacities / / edited by Julian Savulescu, Ruud ter Meulen, and Guy Kahane
Enhancing human capacities / / edited by Julian Savulescu, Ruud ter Meulen, and Guy Kahane
Pubbl/distr/stampa Chichester, West Sussex, England : , : Wiley-Blackwell, , 2011
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (631 p.)
Disciplina 174.29
Soggetto topico Medical innovations - Moral and ethical aspects
Medical innovations - Government policy
Medical innovations - Social aspects
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4443-9355-3
1-4443-9353-7
9786613408082
1-283-40808-2
1-4443-9354-5
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto ""Title Page""; ""Copyright""; ""Notes on Contributors""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Preface""; ""Part I: Key Concepts and Questions""; ""Part II: Cognitive Enhancement""; ""Part III: Mood Enhancement""; ""Part IV: Physical Enhancement""; ""Part V: Lifespan Extension""; ""Part VI: Moral Enhancement""; ""Part VII: General Policy""; ""Part I: Key Concepts and Questions""; ""Chapter 1: Well-Being and Enhancement""; ""Definitions of Enhancement""; ""The Welfarist Account of Human Enhancement""; ""Applying the Welfarist Account: The Case of Cognitive Ability""
""Summary: The Case in Favor of Enhancement""""Conclusion""; ""References""; ""Chapter 2: The Concept of Nature and the Enhancement Technologies Debate""; ""Enhancement by Means of Biotechnology and the Challenge to the Notion of Nature""; ""The Contribution of "Nature" and the "Natural" in the Debate on Enhancement of Human Capacities""; ""Conclusion""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""References""; ""Chapter 3: Enhancement, Autonomy, and Authenticity""; ""Introduction""; ""Autonomy""; ""Enhancement Promotes Autonomy?""; ""Promoting Autonomy is Irrelevant?""
""Authenticity and Enhancement -Physical and Aesthetic""""Authenticity and Enhancement - Cognitive and Mood""; ""Enhancement and Autonomy on a Larger Scale""; ""Concluding Remarks""; ""References""; ""Chapter 4: Breaking Evolution's Chains: The Promise of Enhancement by Design""; ""Unintended versus Intended Genetic Modification as a Means of Improving Human Welfare""; ""A Better Way to Think Responsibly about Intentional Genetic Modification""; ""Conclusion""; ""References""; ""Part II: Cognitive Enhancement""; ""Chapter 5: Cognition Enhancement: Upgrading the Brain""; ""Introduction""
""Enhancement Methods""""Ethical Issues""; ""The Ends of Enhancement""; ""References""; ""Chapter 6: The Social and Economic Impacts of Cognitive Enhancement""; ""Introduction""; ""Types of Cognitive Enhancement and Effects""; ""Economic Benefits of Enhancement""; ""Enhancement and Employment""; ""Injustice""; ""Obstacles to Development""; ""References""; ""Chapter 7: Cognitive Enhancing Drugs: Neuroscience and Society""; ""Cognition""; ""Cognitive Enhancement as a Potential Treatment""; ""Non-Therapeutic Uses of Cognitive-Enhancing Drugs""
""Do Cognitive Enhancing Drugs Affect Everyone Equally?""""Some Ethical Issues""; ""Future Directions""; ""References""; ""Chapter 8: Cognitive Bias and Collective Enhancement""; ""Biased Individuals""; ""Groups""; ""The Internet""; ""Institutions""; ""Concluding Remarks""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""References""; ""Chapter 9: Smart Policy: Cognitive Enhancement and the Public Interest""; ""Background""; ""Assessment""; ""Policy Issues""; ""References""; ""Part III: Mood Enhancement""; ""Chapter 10: Scientific, Ethical, and Social Issues in Mood Enhancement""; ""Introduction""
""SSRIs and Other Technologies that Improve Mood""
Record Nr. UNINA-9910208815903321
Chichester, West Sussex, England : , : Wiley-Blackwell, , 2011
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How to build a better human : an ethical blueprint / / Gregory E. Pence
How to build a better human : an ethical blueprint / / Gregory E. Pence
Autore Pence Gregory E
Pubbl/distr/stampa Lanham, Maryland ; ; Plymouth, England : , : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., , 2012
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (188 p.)
Disciplina 174.2
Soggetto topico Medical innovations - Moral and ethical aspects
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4422-1763-4
1-4422-1764-2
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910453449503321
Pence Gregory E  
Lanham, Maryland ; ; Plymouth, England : , : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., , 2012
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How to build a better human : an ethical blueprint / / Gregory E. Pence
How to build a better human : an ethical blueprint / / Gregory E. Pence
Autore Pence Gregory E
Pubbl/distr/stampa Lanham, Maryland ; ; Plymouth, England : , : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., , 2012
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (188 p.)
Disciplina 174.2
Soggetto topico Medical innovations - Moral and ethical aspects
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-4422-1763-4
1-4422-1764-2
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910525593703321
Pence Gregory E  
Lanham, Maryland ; ; Plymouth, England : , : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., , 2012
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Innovation in medical technology [[electronic resource] ] : ethical issues and challenges / / Margaret L. Eaton and Donald Kennedy
Innovation in medical technology [[electronic resource] ] : ethical issues and challenges / / Margaret L. Eaton and Donald Kennedy
Autore Eaton Margaret L
Pubbl/distr/stampa Baltimore, : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (172 p.)
Disciplina 174.2
Altri autori (Persone) KennedyDonald L
Soggetto topico Medical technology - Moral and ethical aspects
Medical innovations - Moral and ethical aspects
Medical ethics
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 0-8018-9194-9
1-4356-9217-9
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Introduction : the need to ask questions about innovation -- Distinguishing innovative medical practice from research -- The modern history of human research ethics -- Innovation in the off-label use of drugs -- Innovative surgery -- Innovation in assisted reproduction -- Innovation in neuroimaging -- Questions, issues, and recommendations going forward -- Conclusion : final thoughts on the landscape of innovation.
Record Nr. UNINA-9910453899303321
Eaton Margaret L  
Baltimore, : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007
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