The Resource Making better babies : genetics and reproduction, Fred Friendly Seminars (Firm), (evideo)

Making better babies : genetics and reproduction, Fred Friendly Seminars (Firm), (evideo)

Label
Making better babies : genetics and reproduction
Title
Making better babies
Title remainder
genetics and reproduction
Statement of responsibility
Fred Friendly Seminars (Firm)
Title variation
Genetics and reproduction
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
How far should people be allowed to go in trying to have better babies? And whose definition of "better" should prevail? This Fred Friendly Seminar moderated by Dateline NBC correspondent John Hockenberry considers the ethical dilemmas facing individuals and society that grow out of prenatal testing and genetic options that may be available in the future - such as cloning. Panelists include Francis Collins, director of the National Human Genome Research Institute; ABC journalist Meredith Vieira; Princeton University's Lee Silver, author of Remaking Eden: How Genetic Engineering and Cloning Will Transform the American Family; Commissioner Paul Miller of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; Adrienne Asch, Henry R. Luce Professor in Biology, Ethics, and the Politics of Human Reproduction at Wellesley College; Faye Wattleton, president of the Center for Gender Equality; and Zev Rosenwaks, director of The Center for Reproductive Medicine and Infertility at the New York Weill Cornell Medical Center
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
12 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Fred Friendly Seminars (Firm)
Runtime
57
Series statement
Our Genes/Our Choices-A Fred Friendly Seminar
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Embryology
  • Ethics
  • Generative organs
  • Genetics
  • Heredity, Human
  • Human reproduction
  • Medical ethics
  • Philosophy
  • Reproduction
  • Reproductive health
Technique
live action
Label
Making better babies : genetics and reproduction, Fred Friendly Seminars (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=30801
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Jan. 11, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Accompanying material
instructional materials (online)
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Genetic Predispositions Toward Illness (2:24) -- Moral Dilemmas Created by Genetic Testing (5:12) -- Genetic Testing: Knowledge, Responsibility, and Decisions (4:55) -- Genetic Counseling (5:25) -- Withholding Prenatal Genetic Information from Parents (7:50) -- Resources for Processing Prenatal Genetic Information (5:27) -- Genetically Engineering Children (5:38) -- Societal Implications of Genetically Engineering Children (4:34) -- Choosing Among Viable Embryos (2:29) -- Cloning People (5:11) -- National Policy on Reproductive Technology (4:49)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (57 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file +
Publisher number
  • 30799s
  • 30801
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100030801
  • 100030801
  • (OCoLC)707972632
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Making better babies : genetics and reproduction, Fred Friendly Seminars (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=30801
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Jan. 11, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Accompanying material
instructional materials (online)
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Genetic Predispositions Toward Illness (2:24) -- Moral Dilemmas Created by Genetic Testing (5:12) -- Genetic Testing: Knowledge, Responsibility, and Decisions (4:55) -- Genetic Counseling (5:25) -- Withholding Prenatal Genetic Information from Parents (7:50) -- Resources for Processing Prenatal Genetic Information (5:27) -- Genetically Engineering Children (5:38) -- Societal Implications of Genetically Engineering Children (4:34) -- Choosing Among Viable Embryos (2:29) -- Cloning People (5:11) -- National Policy on Reproductive Technology (4:49)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (57 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file +
Publisher number
  • 30799s
  • 30801
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100030801
  • 100030801
  • (OCoLC)707972632
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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