The Resource The price of perfection : individualism and society in the era of biomedical enhancement, Maxwell J. Mehlman, (ebook)

The price of perfection : individualism and society in the era of biomedical enhancement, Maxwell J. Mehlman, (ebook)

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The price of perfection : individualism and society in the era of biomedical enhancement
Title
The price of perfection
Title remainder
individualism and society in the era of biomedical enhancement
Statement of responsibility
Maxwell J. Mehlman
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Language
eng
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Mehlman, Maxwell J
Dewey number
610
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418.5.M4
LC item number
M45 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Medical innovations
  • Perfection
  • Social medicine
  • Bioethics
Label
The price of perfection : individualism and society in the era of biomedical enhancement, Maxwell J. Mehlman, (ebook)
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https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3318484
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The technological horizon -- Self-satisfaction -- Social reward -- The hegemony of meritocracy -- Access to enhancements and the challenge to equality -- Lack of choice -- Enhancements in sports -- The lessons from sports -- The war on enhancements -- Promoting safety, efficacy, and informed decisionmaking -- Protecting the vulnerable -- Access and inequality -- Abominations -- Research on enhancement
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
309 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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remote
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  • EBC3318484
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3318484
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3318484
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10363230
  • (OCoLC)923194675
Label
The price of perfection : individualism and society in the era of biomedical enhancement, Maxwell J. Mehlman, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3318484
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The technological horizon -- Self-satisfaction -- Social reward -- The hegemony of meritocracy -- Access to enhancements and the challenge to equality -- Lack of choice -- Enhancements in sports -- The lessons from sports -- The war on enhancements -- Promoting safety, efficacy, and informed decisionmaking -- Protecting the vulnerable -- Access and inequality -- Abominations -- Research on enhancement
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
309 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3318484
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3318484
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3318484
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10363230
  • (OCoLC)923194675

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