Genetic Exceptionalism & Legislative Pragmatism

TitleGenetic Exceptionalism & Legislative Pragmatism
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsRothstein, MA
JournalHastings Center Report
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number18087508
KeywordsBIOETHICS , Disclosure , GENETICS , Government , Human , Legal Issues , MEDICINE , policy , Privacy and Surveillance
AbstractConsiders the policy issues surrounding genetic exceptionalism. Options of the policy-makers in deciding on the legal response to genetic information; Factors that affect the success of genetic-specific laws; Limitations of genetic-specific laws; Alternative to genetic exceptionalism.
NotesRothstein, Mark A.; Source Info: Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p27; Subject Term: HUMAN genetics -- Law & legislation; Subject Term: GOVERNMENT policy; Subject Term: MEDICINE -- Research; Subject Term: DISCLOSURE of information -- Law & legislation; Subject Term: POLICY sciences; Subject Term: HUMAN biology; NAICS/Industry Codes: 541712 Reseach and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Biotechnology); Number of Pages: 7p; Document Type: Article
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