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Choosing children

genes, disability, and design

by Jonathan Glover

  • 355 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genetic disorders in children.,
  • Abnormalities, Human -- Genetic aspects.,
  • Medical ethics.,
  • Genetic counseling.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJonathan Glover.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ47.3 .G556 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3414156M
    ISBN 10019929092X
    ISBN 109780199290925
    LC Control Number2005030309


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