- Author : Alan J. Holland
- Release Date : 06 December 2012
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Genre : Science
- Pages : 351 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9781461557838
Download or read book entitled Animal Biotechnology and Ethics by author: Alan J. Holland which was release on 06 December 2012 and published by Springer Science & Business Media with total page 351 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Advanced biomedical techniques such as genetic engineering are now used extensively in animal related research and development. As the pace of development has quickened, there has been growing public anxiety about the ethical issues involved. Animal Biotechnology and Ethics draws together in one book some of the leading themes and issues which have emerged in the recent debates surrounding biotechnology as applied to animals. With contributions from authors of many different viewpoints, the subject is given a thorough and balanced treatment. Among those to whom the book will be of particular interest are practitioners of animal biotechnology, and those whose interest lies in assessing its credentials, such as philosophers and social or political scientists. It also has a great deal to interest policy-makers and pressure groups, as well as more general readers. The strong chapters on the legal and regulatory framework will make it useful to those involved in advising on company policy, patenting or litigation.