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The Resource The stem cell controversy : debating the issues, edited by Michael Ruse and Christopher A. Pynes

The stem cell controversy : debating the issues, edited by Michael Ruse and Christopher A. Pynes

Label
The stem cell controversy : debating the issues
Title
The stem cell controversy
Title remainder
debating the issues
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Ruse and Christopher A. Pynes
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
174.2/8
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH587
LC item number
.S723 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2006 K-282
  • QU 325
NLM item number
S8236 2006
Series statement
Contemporary issues
Label
The stem cell controversy : debating the issues, edited by Michael Ruse and Christopher A. Pynes
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0612/2006013373.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
pt. 1. The science of stem cells. Editors' introduction -- Stem cells : a primer / National Institutes of Health -- The language really matters / Jane Maienschein -- Can old cells learn new tricks? / Gretchen Vogel -- Adult stem cells : a positive perspective / Sidney Houff -- "Parthenotes" expand the debate on stem cells / Rick Weiss -- pt. 2. Medical cures and promises. Editors' introduction -- Paralyzed mouse walks again as scientists fight stem cell ban / Katty Kay and Mark Henderson -- 60 Minutes II, Holy grail / Carol Marin -- Human stem cell research and the potential for clinical application / National Bioethics Advisory Commission -- Fetal neuron grafts pave the way for stem cell therapies / Marcia Barinaga -- Promises of stem cells kept / Leigh Shoemaker -- pt. 3. Moral issues. Editors' introduction -- The stem cell slide : be alert to the beginnings of evil / Michael Novak -- Research with human embryonic stem cells: ethical considerations / Geron Ethics Advisory Board -- Ethics and policy in embryonic stem cell research / John A. Robertson -- The ethics and politics of small sacrifices in stem cell research / Glenn McGee and Arthur Caplan -- The ethical case against stem cell research / Søren Holm -- Stem cell research: the failure of bioethics / Don Marquis -- Public stem cell banks : considerations of justice in stem cell research and therapy / Ruth R. Faden, Liza Dawson, Alison S. Bateman-House, et al. -- pt. 4. Religious issues. Editors' introduction -- Patients' voices : the powerful sound in the stem cell debate / Daniel Perry -- The stem cell controversy / Ted Peters -- Stem cells and the Catholic Church / Aline H. Kalbian -- Testimony of Abdulaziz Sachedina / Abdulaziz Sachedina for National Bioethics Advisory Commission -- Human embryonic stem cell research : an intercultural perspective / LeRoy Walters -- pt. 5. Policy issues. Editors' introduction -- A time for restraint / Frank E. Young -- The politics and ethics of human embryo and stem cell research / Kenneth J. Ryan -- The basics about stem cells / Maureen L. Condic -- Locating convergence : ethics, public policy, and human stem cell research / Andrew W. Siegel -- Stem cells : public policy and ethics / Cindy R. Towns and D. Gareth Jones -- Ethical consistency in embryonic stem cell research / Simon Clarke -- Glossary
Control code
ocm67921989
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Paperback ; 2nd ed.
Extent
367 p.
Isbn
9781591024040
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006013373
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67921989
  • (OCoLC)67921989
Label
The stem cell controversy : debating the issues, edited by Michael Ruse and Christopher A. Pynes
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0612/2006013373.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
pt. 1. The science of stem cells. Editors' introduction -- Stem cells : a primer / National Institutes of Health -- The language really matters / Jane Maienschein -- Can old cells learn new tricks? / Gretchen Vogel -- Adult stem cells : a positive perspective / Sidney Houff -- "Parthenotes" expand the debate on stem cells / Rick Weiss -- pt. 2. Medical cures and promises. Editors' introduction -- Paralyzed mouse walks again as scientists fight stem cell ban / Katty Kay and Mark Henderson -- 60 Minutes II, Holy grail / Carol Marin -- Human stem cell research and the potential for clinical application / National Bioethics Advisory Commission -- Fetal neuron grafts pave the way for stem cell therapies / Marcia Barinaga -- Promises of stem cells kept / Leigh Shoemaker -- pt. 3. Moral issues. Editors' introduction -- The stem cell slide : be alert to the beginnings of evil / Michael Novak -- Research with human embryonic stem cells: ethical considerations / Geron Ethics Advisory Board -- Ethics and policy in embryonic stem cell research / John A. Robertson -- The ethics and politics of small sacrifices in stem cell research / Glenn McGee and Arthur Caplan -- The ethical case against stem cell research / Søren Holm -- Stem cell research: the failure of bioethics / Don Marquis -- Public stem cell banks : considerations of justice in stem cell research and therapy / Ruth R. Faden, Liza Dawson, Alison S. Bateman-House, et al. -- pt. 4. Religious issues. Editors' introduction -- Patients' voices : the powerful sound in the stem cell debate / Daniel Perry -- The stem cell controversy / Ted Peters -- Stem cells and the Catholic Church / Aline H. Kalbian -- Testimony of Abdulaziz Sachedina / Abdulaziz Sachedina for National Bioethics Advisory Commission -- Human embryonic stem cell research : an intercultural perspective / LeRoy Walters -- pt. 5. Policy issues. Editors' introduction -- A time for restraint / Frank E. Young -- The politics and ethics of human embryo and stem cell research / Kenneth J. Ryan -- The basics about stem cells / Maureen L. Condic -- Locating convergence : ethics, public policy, and human stem cell research / Andrew W. Siegel -- Stem cells : public policy and ethics / Cindy R. Towns and D. Gareth Jones -- Ethical consistency in embryonic stem cell research / Simon Clarke -- Glossary
Control code
ocm67921989
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Paperback ; 2nd ed.
Extent
367 p.
Isbn
9781591024040
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006013373
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67921989
  • (OCoLC)67921989

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