Lumping and splitting revisited: or what happens when the New Genetics meets disease classification

Hedgecoe, Adam (2004) Lumping and splitting revisited: or what happens when the New Genetics meets disease classification. In: Glasner, Peter (ed.) Refiguring nature: Issues and debates in the New Genetics. Cardiff Papers in Qualitative Research . Ashgate, Farnham. ISBN 9780754632375

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Abstract

As society comes to grips with the implications of genetic engineering, the mapping and sequencing of the human genome, and the advent of the post-genomic era, this collection will encourage and foster informed discussion of these key issues among the interested public, health and other professionals, teachers and students. The contributors are prominent social scientists, health specialists, journalists, bioethicists and commercial representatives from the UK, Finland, Germany, Holland and Norway who are at the leading edge of current research.

Item Type: Book Section
Schools and Departments: School of Law, Politics and Sociology > Sociology
Depositing User: EPrints Services
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 19:49
Last Modified: 20 Jun 2012 15:11
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/22373
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