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Author Petersen, Alan R., 1953-

Title The new genetics and the public's health / Alan Petersen and Robin Bunton.

Publication Info. London : Routledge, 2001.


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Description 1 online resource (viii, 256 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: the new genetics, health, and 'the public'; The scope and context of the new genetics; Genes, technology, and public health; The new genetics and the media; Facilitating autonomy: the discourse of genetic counselling; Global genes; The new genetic citizens; Bibliography; Index.
Summary The New Genetics and the New Public Health addresses the emerging social and political consequences of the new genetics and provides a stimulating critique of current research and practice in public health.
Local Note EBSCOhost SocINDEX with Full Text
Subject Medical genetics -- Social aspects.
Human genetics -- Social aspects.
Human genetics -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst00963092
Medical genetics -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01014146
Genetics, Medical.
Public Health.
Sociology, Medical.
Added Author Bunton, Robin, 1954-
Other Form: Print version: Petersen, Alan R., Ph. D. New genetics and the public's health. London : Routledge, 2001 (DLC) 2001048171
ISBN 0203463641 (electronic book)
9780203463642 (electronic book)
0415221412 (Cloth)
0415221420 (Paper)
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