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Teichler-Zallen, Doris

Overview
Works: 24 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 3,728 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Forecasts 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: RB155.6, 616.042
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Most widely held works about Doris Teichler-Zallen
 
Most widely held works by Doris Teichler-Zallen
Does it run in the family? : a consumer's guide to DNA testing for genetic disorders by Doris Teichler-Zallen( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Involved in their decisions. It will also interest all readers who seek a clear explanation of the new DNA tests and the issues surrounding them
To test or not to test : a guide to genetic screening and risk by Doris Teichler-Zallen( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Genetic tests of our risks for disease offer practical medical benefits for some while for others, they do not prove useful. Often they raise many medical, ethical, and psychological concerns. To Test or Not to Test arms readers with questions that should be considered before they decide whether to pursue genetic screening."--Back cover
Science and morality : new directions in bioethics( Book )

7 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rhesus factor and disease prevention : the transcript of a Witness Seminar held by the Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, London, on 3 June 2003 by Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quality of life in the electronic village : a Choices and Challenges forum( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quality of life at the end of life : a Choices and Challenges forum( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quality of life in the global environment : sharing the earth's water supply( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of the environmental aspects of world water policy. Extended discussion of water policy problems associated with the Colorado River and the Everglades is used to provide examples of complex water-supply problems
Quality of life in the global environment : preparing for the next century( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A public forum examining environmental trends, development strategies, and environmental aspects of ethical, social, and economic policies worldwide
Quality of life in the electronic village( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In tape 1, Stephen Acker, Bryan Pfaffenberger, and Donald Lindberg describe the effects of the information highway on education, the workplace, and medicine. In tape 2, Deborah Johnson discusses social issues. Marc Rotenberg raises concerns about privacy. In tape 3, the panelists discuss issues of equity on the Internet. In tape 4, Donald Lindberg discusses telemedicine, including 'Nintendo surgery'
Intelligence testing( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In tape 1, psychologist Arthur Jensen defends his contention that intelligence is a fact of nature. He explains the 'g-factor' and maintains that it is correlated with a number of physical attributes. A different definition of intelligence and intelligent thinking is offered by psychologist Jonathan Baron, especially in relation to educational programs. Philosopher Richard Burian responds to the ideas put forth by Jensen and Baron. Tape 2 is Jensen's complete presentation, and tape 3 is Baron's complete presentation
Bioethics & the human genome( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panelists from a variety of disciplines discuss medical and genetic ethics and answer questions from the audience
An apple a day? : the pesticide dilemma( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In tape 1, following an introductory segment outlining the nature of the pesticide dilemma, environmental historian Thomas Dunlap describes the history of pesticide use in the United States. In tape 2, John Thorne, Allan Abramson, and Charles Benbrook present contrasting viewpoints on the safety and effectiveness of pesticide use from the perspectives of industry, of the EPA, and of advocates for alternative strategies. Safety analyst William Lowrance adds his perspective
The role of manganese in photosynthetic reactions and chloroplast structure of chlamydomonas reinhardi by Doris Teichler-Zallen( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food frights? : genetically modified foods( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panel forum, held April 11, 2002, that explores the health, environmental, social, ethical, and policy controversies surrounding the addition of genetically modified foods to our diet
Intelligence testing : September 30, 1986( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In volume 1, psychologist Arthur Jensen defends his contention that intelligence is a fact of nature. He explains the 'g- factor' and maintains that it is correlated with a number of physical attributes. A different definition of intelligence and intelligent thinking is offered by psychologist Jonathan Baron, especially in relation to educational programs. Philosopher Richard Burian responds to the ideas put forth by Jensen and Baron. Volume 2 is Jensen's complete presentation, and Volume 3 is Baron's complete presentation
Quality of life in the global environment : preparing for the next century : a Choices and Challenges forum( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Altering the aging process by Choices and Challenges Forum Teleconference( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In tape 1, biologist Richard A. Lockshin explains why life extension should be an ethical issue; sociologist George Maddox presents the case for public interest in the concerns of the aging; and gerontologist Harry Moody suggests new ways to approach difficult decisions about priorities when making policy for both healthy and disabled elderly. In tape 2, demographer Robert Clark discusses male/female differences in retirement patterns, and tape 3 is a complete Maddox presentation plus audience response
Food fights( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In tape 1, medical ethicist Haavi Morreim discusses limitations associated with carrying out research and the difficulties of drawing conclusions. In tape 2, biologist David Klurfeld summarizes research studies used to establish the relationship between cholesterol levels and mortality, and offers his criticism of these studies as well as other food and drug-related research. Cardiologist Dennis DeSilvey and consumer advocate Michael Jacobson challenge his assertions. In tape 3, consumer advocate Michael Jacobson challenges deception in the food industry and laziness in regulatory agencies. A lively discussion with cardiologist Dennis DeSilvey and biologist David Klurfeld follows
To test or not to test : a guide to genetic screening and risk by Doris Teichler-Zallen( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

To Test or Not to Test : a Guide to Genetic Screening and Risk by Doris Teichler-Zallen( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genetic tests of our risks for disease offer practical medical benefits for some while for others, they do not prove useful. Often they raise many medical, ethical, and psychological concerns. To Test or Not to Test arms readers with questions that should be considered before they decide whether to pursue genetic screening. Am I at higher risk for a disorder?. Can genetic testing give me useful information?. Is the timing right for testing?. Do the benefits of having the genetic information outweigh the problems that testing can bring?. Doris Teichler Zallen provides a template to guid
 
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Does it run in the family? : a consumer's guide to DNA testing for genetic disorders
Alternative Names
Doris Zallen Professor of Science and Technology Studies at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia

Zallen, Doris Teichler-

Languages
English (45)

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To test or not to test : a guide to genetic screening and riskThe Rhesus factor and disease prevention : the transcript of a Witness Seminar held by the Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, London, on 3 June 2003To test or not to test : a guide to genetic screening and risk