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The Resource Biotechnology and genetic engineering, Kathy Wilson Peacock ; foreword by Charles Hagedorn

Biotechnology and genetic engineering, Kathy Wilson Peacock ; foreword by Charles Hagedorn

Label
Biotechnology and genetic engineering
Title
Biotechnology and genetic engineering
Statement of responsibility
Kathy Wilson Peacock ; foreword by Charles Hagedorn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explains why biotechnology is a relevant and volatile issues. Begins with a history of biotechnology and its effect on agriculture, medicine, and the environment. Equal space is devoted to discussing the efforts of human-rights advocates, animal-rights advocates, and environmentalists to create definitive governmental regulations for this budding industry
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Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Peacock, Kathy Wilson
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Global issues
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  • Biotechnology
  • Genetic engineering
Label
Biotechnology and genetic engineering, Kathy Wilson Peacock ; foreword by Charles Hagedorn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-300) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Focus on the United States -- Global perspective -- United States documents -- International documents -- How to research biotechnology -- Facts and figures -- Key players A to Z -- Organizations and agencies -- Annotated bibliography
Control code
ocn401141890
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 349 p.
Isbn
9780816077847
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009025794
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)401141890
Label
Biotechnology and genetic engineering, Kathy Wilson Peacock ; foreword by Charles Hagedorn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-300) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Focus on the United States -- Global perspective -- United States documents -- International documents -- How to research biotechnology -- Facts and figures -- Key players A to Z -- Organizations and agencies -- Annotated bibliography
Control code
ocn401141890
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 349 p.
Isbn
9780816077847
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009025794
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)401141890

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