By Gregory E. Pence

ISBN-10: 1442217642

ISBN-13: 9781442217645

Medication has lately came across stunning instruments for human enhancement. but thus far, it has did not use them good, partly due to moral objections. in the meantime, covert makes an attempt flourish to reinforce with steroids, mind-enhancing medicines, and beauty surgery—all principally unstudied scientifically.

The little luck up to now has been sporadic and financed privately. In How to construct a greater Human, admired bioethicist Gregory E. Pence argues that individuals, if we're cautious and moral, can use genetics, biotechnology, and drugs to enhance ourselves, and that we should always publicly research what individuals are doing covertly. Pence believes that we have to go beyond the 2 universal body tales of bioethics: bioconservative alarmism and uncritical enthusiasm, and that bioethics should still turn into a part of the solution—not the problem—in making higher people.

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