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Human Cloning

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GENERAL REFERENCE MATERIALS

Encyclopedia of Bioethics. Revised edition . W. T. Reich, ed. New York: Simon and Shuster, 1995. QH332.E52 1995 V.1-5 REFERENCE

Bibliography of Bioethics. LeRoy Walters, ed. Detroit: Gale Research, 1977.
R724.B42 v.1-3 REFERENCE

See headings:
Cloning /Social Control

Genetic Intervention / Cloning / Moral Obligations
Genetic Intervention / Evolution
Genetic Intervention / Research Regulations / Moral Policy
Genetic Intervention / Values / Bioethical Issues
Cloning / Government Regulation / Clinical Investigators / Rights
Cloning / Government Regulation / Constitutional Law / Human Rights
Cloning / Social Impact
Cloning / Social Aspects
Cloning / moral and ethical aspects
Biotechnology / Social Aspects

Ethics. J.K. Roth, ed. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Salem Press, 1994.
BJ63.E54 1994 v.1-3 REFERENCE

Includes bibliographical references and index. See especially bioethics, eugenics, ethics of
experimentation, genetic engineering, life and death, medical ethics and research, and
post-enlightenment ethics.

Liebard, O.M. Official Catholic Teachings: Love & Sexuality . Wilmington, N.C.: McGrath Pub., 1978. BX2250.L66 1978 REFERENCE

This volume contains all significant papal documentation on theme of sexuality from
Pope Leo XIII to Pope Paul VI - 42 documents including some from Vatican II and some
from the American hierarchy. See especially eugenics, law of nature, medical ethics,
Humanae Vitae 1188, Gaudium Et Spes - excerpt from Pastoral Constitution on the
Church in the Modern World.

Statistical Record of Health and Medicine. C.A. Dorgan, ed. Detroit: Gale Research, 1995.
RA407.3.S83 1995 REFERENCE

See tables 623 - 627 for information on the biotechnology industry and revenue from
Biopharmaceutical firms.

The Westminster Dictionary of Christian Ethics. James F. Childress, ed. Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1986. BJ1199.W47 1986 REFERENCE

See headings: Ethics
Ethics—Encyclopedias
Genetic engineering—Moral and ethical aspects
Genetic engineering—government policy—United States
Christianity—20th century

INDEXES

PAIS International in Print. New York: Public Affairs Information Service, 1991-1995.
H96.P32 1991-1995 INDEX

See headings: Bioethics
Medical Ethics
Genetic engineering
Genetics
Eugenics

Social Sciences Index. New York: H.W. Wilson, 1974-1996. 
H1.A3 S62 v.1-23 1974-1996 INDEX

See headings: Genetic engineering—Moral and ethical aspects
Genetic research—Moral and ethical aspects
Genetic mapping

GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS

Cloning Human Beings - Report and Recommendations of the National Bioethics Advisory Commission. Rockville, Maryland, 1997. PREX 1.19.B 52/C 62/V.1-2 GOVDOC

Examining Scientific Discoveries in Cloning, Focusing on Challenges for Public Policy. Senate Subcommittee on Public Health and Safety of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, 1997. Y4.L 11/4:S.HRG. 105-22 GOVDOC

HEADINGS:
Cloning
Cloning—Government policy—United States

Human Genome Diversity Project. Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs, 1993.
Y4.G74/9:S.HRG.103-317 GOVDOC MICROFORM

House Committee on Science and Technology. Review of the President's Commission's Recommendations on Cloning. Y 4.SCI 2:105-19

SAMPLE JOURNAL AND NEWSPAPER ARTICLES

Garvey, John. "The Mystery Remains: What Cloning Can't Reproduce." Commonweal. 28 Mar. 1997: v.124, no.6, p.6(2) MICROFORM

Kass, Leon R.. "The Wisdom of Repugnance: Why We Should Ban the Cloning of Humans."
The New Republic. 2 Jun. 1997: v.216, no.22, p.17(10) MICROFORM

Post, Stephen G. "The Judeo-Christian Case Against Cloning." America. 21 Jun. 1997: v.176, no.21, p.19(4) (Full text also available on Expanded Academic Index) MICROFORM

Stephenson, Joan. "Threatened Bans on Human Cloning Research Could Hamper Advances."
JAMA, The Journal of the American Medical Association. 2 Apr. 1997: v.277, no.13, p.1023(3)
(Full text available on Expanded Academic Index) R15.A48 PERIODICAL

Stipp, David. "Replaceable You: the Business of Creating Spare Parts for the Human Body is Getting Even More Refined; Scientists are Now Engineering Living Human Tissue in the Lab." Fortune. 25 Nov. 1996: v.134, p.131-3+ MICROFORM

Waldholz, M. "An Industry in Adolescence: Think of Biotechnology as a Teenager - Lots of Promise, Lots of Headaches". Wall Street Journal. 20 May 1994: p.R4 MICROFORM

OTHER JOURNALS

Bioethics
Hastings Center Report
Journal of Medical Ethics
Second Opinion

SAMPLE BOOKS

Kass, Leon R. The Ethics of Human Cloning. Washington, D.C.: The AEI Press, 1998.
QH442.2.K37 1998 STACKS

Krimsky, Sheldon. Biotechnics and Society: The Rise of Industrial Genetics. New York: Praeger, 1991. TP248.6.K75 1991 STACKS

Lee, Thomas F. The Human Genome Project: Cracking the Genetic Code of Life. New York: Plenum Press, 1991. QH447.L44 1991 STACKS

See index and chapter on gene cloning. Includes bibliographical references.

Lester, Lane P. Cloning, Miracle or Menace? Wheaton, IL.: Tyndale House, 1980. QH442.2.L47 STACKS

Includes bibliographic resources.

Vaux, Kenneth. Biomedical Ethics: Morality for the New Medicine. New York: Harper and Row, 1974. R724.V35 1974 STACKS

ONLINE SOURCES

Library Online Catalog (Sirsi) COMPUTER Workstations

Infotrac Searchbank COMPUTER Workstations

(Both Expanded Academic ASAP and Health Reference Center databases may be used for different results.
Also use of "limit search" with a restriction to "refereed articles only" gives some different articles.)

Newspaper Abstracts COMPUTER Workstations

Government Information (Under "Hot Issues" find President's Directive - National Bioethics Advisory Commission, International Cloning Society with a link to their web page, etc.) COMPUTER Workstations

SAMPLE ONLINE CATALOG HEADINGS:
Bioethics
Biology—Moral and ethical aspects
Biomedical engineering
Cloning
Human engineering

 

 

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