Books on Bioethics

Books and other materials for biotechnology education are listed in categories below.  Select a category to see a list of titles and links to reviews.

Title Author(s) Publication datesort icon Reviewed by Used by
The Ecological Risks of Engineered Crops Jane Rissler and Margaret Mellon 1996
Genetic Maps and Human Imaginations: The Limits of Science in Understanding Who We Are Barbara Katz Rothman 1996
Exploding the Gene Myth Ruth Hubbard and Elijah Wald 1997
The Biotech Century: Harnessing the Gene and Remaking the World Jeremy Rifkin 1998 Jim DeKloe
Against the Grain: Biotechnology and the Corporate Takeover of Your Food Marc Lappe and Britt Bailey 1998 Jim DeKloe
Brave New Worlds: Staying Human in the Genetic Future Bryan Appleyard 1998
Genetic Engineering, Dream or Nightmare: The Brave New World of Bad Science and Big Business Mae-Wan Ho 1998 Jim DeKloe
The Human Body Shop: The Cloning, Engineering and Marketing of Life Andrew Kimbrell and Bernard Nathanson 1998
Altered Genes: Reconstructing nature: The Debate Richard Hindmarsh, Geoffrey Lawrence, Janet Norton (eds.) 1998
Access to the Genome: The Challenge to Equality Maxwell Mehlman and Jeffrey Botkin 1998
Owning the Future: Staking Claims on the Knowledge Frontier Seth Shulman 1999
Our Posthuman Future: Consequences of the Biotechnology Revolution Francis Fukuyama 2002 Jim DeKloe
Enough: Staying Human in an Engineered Age Bill McKibben 2003 Jim DeKloe
Nature Via Nurture: Genes, Experience, and What Makes Us Human Matt Ridley 2003 Jim DeKloe
Food Inc.: Mendel to Monsanto--The Promises and Perils of the Biotech Harvest Peter Pringle 2003 Jim DeKloe
Seeds of Deception: Exposing Industry and Government Lies About the Safety of the Genetically Engineered Foods You're Eating. Jeffrey M. Smith 2003 Jim DeKloe

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