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Burley, Justine

Overview
Works: 7 works in 82 publications in 2 languages and 3,618 library holdings
Genres: Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Dictionaries 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: RB155, 174.25
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Most widely held works by Justine Burley
The genetic revolution and human rights ( )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 2,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Is the practice of eugenics morally defensible? Who should have access to genetic information about particular individuals? What dangers for cultural and racial diversity do developments in genetics pose? How should scientific research be regulated and by whom? These are some of the questions addressed in this thought-provoking book. It is essential reading for all those interested in the future of humankind."--Jacket
A companion to genethics by Justine Burley( Book )
34 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Companion to Genethics is the first substantial study of the multifaceted dimensions of the genetic revolution and its philosophical, ethical, social and political significance.; Brings together the best and most influential writing about the ethics of genetics;.; Includes 33 newly-commissioned essays, all written by prominent figures in the field;.; Shows how there is scarcely a part of our lives left unaffected by the impact of the new genetics
Dworkin and his critics : with replies by Dworkin by Justine Burley( Book )
24 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dworkin and His Critics provides an in-depth, analytical discussion of Ronald Dworkin's ethical, legal and political philosophical writings, and it includes substantial replies from Dworkin himself
Companion to Genethics, A. Blackwell Companions to Philosophy ( )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The completion of the human genome project in 2000 dramatically emphasized the imminent success of the genetic revolution. The ethical and social consequences of this scientific development are immense. From human reproduction to life-extending therapies, from the impact on gender and race to public health and public safety, there is scarcely a part of our lives left unaffected by the impact of the new genetics. A Companion to Genethics is the first substantial study of the multifaceted dimensions of the genetic revolution and its philosophical, ethical, social, and political significance. It brings together the best and most influential contemporary writing about genethics. Newly commissioned essays from prominent figures in the current debate provide a wide-ranging and fascinating scholarly analysis of all the issues that arise from this explosive science
A Kant dictionary by Howard Caygill( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The completion of the human genome project in 2000 dramatically emphasized the imminent success of the genetic revolution. The ethical and social consequences of this scientific development are immense. From human reproduction to life-extending therapies, from the impact on gender and race to public health and public safety, there is scarcely a part of our lives left unaffected by the impact of the new genetics.A Companion to Genethics is the first substantial study of the multifaceted dimensions of the genetic revolution and its philosophical, ethical, social, and political significance. It brings together the best and most influential contemporary writing about genethics. Newly commissioned essays from prominent figures in the current debate provide a wide-ranging and fascinating scholarly analysis of all the issues that arise from this explosive science
Dworkin and His Critics ( )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Dworkin and His Critics provides an in-depth, analytical discussion of Ronald Dworkin's moral, ethical, legal, and political philosophical writings. As the first text to cover such a wide range of Dworkin's thought, it makes a substantial contribution to a number of ongoing academic debates over abortion, euthanasia, the rule of law, distributive justice, group rights, political obligation, and genetics. Underpinning Dworkin's work are fundamental principles of political morality, discussion of which is a central focus of the book. The 18 contributors include Richard J. Arneson, G. A. Cohen, F. M. Kamm, Will Kymlicka, Philippe van Parijs, Eric Rakowski, Seana Valentine Shiffrin, and Jeremy Waldron. This collection of primarily new essays features substantial replies by Ronald Dworkin and a comprehensive bibliography of his work. Dworkin and His Critics, an interdisciplinary work, is indispensable for students, instructors, and scholars in the fields of philosophy, law, and politics
Genetic revolution and human rights : in support of amnesty international by Justine Burley( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
バーリー, ジャスティン
Languages
English (80)
Japanese (2)
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