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Social and psychological aspects of applied human genetics

James R. Sorenson

Social and psychological aspects of applied human genetics

a bibliography

by James R. Sorenson

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Published by Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health; for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., Washington in Bethesda, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical genetics -- Bibliography.,
  • Human genetics -- Social aspects -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James R. Sorenson.
    SeriesDHEW publication no. (NIH) 73-412, DHEW publication ;, no. (NIH) 73-412.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ6675.M4 S67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 98 p.
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5523055M
    LC Control Number73601265

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Social and psychological aspects of applied human genetics by James R. Sorenson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Because psychological and sociological research on applied human genetics has been very limited, extensive studies are needed in at least five major areas: (1) the social organization of medical genetics; (2) the training, practices, and attitudes of genetic counselors; (3) the clients of genetic counseling, their problems, attitudes, and decisions; (4) the legal implications and social consequences of applied human genetics.

Sorenson, James R., Comp. This bibliography is a selective compilation of books and articles which focus on the psychological and social issues of applied human genetics. It is centered in particular around problems, issues, and discussions of genetic counseling, the primary mechanism by which human genetics has been applied to date.

Social and psychological aspects of applied human genetics; a bibliography. [James R Sorenson; John E. Fogarty International Center for Advanced Study in the Health Sciences.] -- About references to books and journal articles "primarily concerned with social and psychological issues of applied human genetics in general, and genetic counseling in.

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Sorenson and John E. Fogarty International Center for Advanced Study in the Health Sciences. I had to buy this book for a class at CU. It is absolutely terrible. Besides the many grammatical errors, it is full of useless tangents.

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Author(s): Sorenson,James R; John E. Fogarty International Center for Advanced Study in the Health Sciences. Title(s): Social and psychological aspects of applied human genetics. This report explores the complex ethical, political, psychological, and economic questions that arise from developments in medical genetics.

It reviews research in applied genetics at the interface of the social and bio-medical fields, including the counseling and study of birth control, as well as the active treatment and selection of individual genetic attributes.

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Abstract. The role of law and medicine in controlling applied human genetics has been and continues to be complex in our society. It is not the intention of this discussion to analyze the multifaceted nature of the relationships among law, medicine, and genetics, but rather to select for purposes of discussion a limited facet of this large topic.

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Human Genetics by OSCRiceUniversity is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution This book is an introduction for non-scientists to the science of behavioral genetics and its broader ethical and social implications. Among the topics covered are how scientists explore the influence of genes and environment on behavior and how such research may challenge our understanding of human nature, personal responsibility, and equality.

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The fi nal content of the book was the result of many e-mails and conference calls. This new. This special issue of is devoted to research that seeks to provide an empirical foundation for the understanding of the psychosocial aspects of genetic testing for disease predisposition.

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(Peyton Manning Children's Hospital) Description: From evolution to human disease, Dr. Lewis presents a narrative of how genes influence human life in this wonderful book. Purpose: The concise description of the basic concepts of human genetics helps readers gain an understanding of the more complex aspects .We describe the scientific enterprise at the intersection of evolutionary psychology and behavioral genetics—a field that could be termed Evolutionary Behavioral Genetics—and how modern genetic data is revolutionizing our ability to test questions in this first explain how genetically informative data and designs can be used to investigate questions about the evolution of human.