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The ethics of human cloning

by Leon Kass

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Published by AEI Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human cloning -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Human reproductive technology -- Moral and ethical aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementLeon R. Kass and James Q. Wilson.
    ContributionsWilson, James Q.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH442.2 .K37 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 101 p. ;
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL358277M
    ISBN 100844740500
    LC Control Number98018223

      In a previous article, I mentioned that I wrote an unpublishable novel about human cloning when I was in my early the way, I became obsessed with published novels that dealt with human cloning—and I still am! These science fiction books about human cloning bring up fascinating issues of identity and nature versus nurture: whether genetics or Author: Grace Lapointe. Many countries or jurisdictions have legally banned human cloning or are in the process of doing so. In some countries, including France and Singapore, reproductive cloning of humans is a criminal offence. In , the United Nations adopted a ‘Declaration on Human Cloning’, which calls for a universal ban on human cloning.

    Cloning Facts and Fiction By James A. Marcum The Center for Christian Ethics The heated debate in our society over reproductive cloning, as well as therapeutic cloning to obtain embryonic stem cells, has been fueled by misconceptions and hyperbole on both sides. We need to separate the facts from the popular fictions about human cloning. The Ethics of Human Cloning Leon R. Kass, Author, James Q. Wilson, Joint Author American Enterprise Institute Press $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

      The cloning of human embryonic stem cells is what is largely at the forefront of current debate. Scientists are using a process termed "somatic cell nuclear transfer," similar to that which created Dolly the sheep, to get non-fertilized eggs to reproduce and thereby create a human stem cell. The ethical implications of human clones have been much alluded to, but have seldom been examined with any rigour. This paper examines the possible uses and abuses of human cloning and draws out.


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