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Testing Fate

Tay-Sachs Disease and the Right to Be Responsible

Testing Fate( )
Author: Reuter, Shelley Z.
Publication Date:Aug 2016
Publisher:University of Minnesota Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $27.00
Book Description:

Drawing on a rangeof historical and contemporary examples--from doctors' early medical reports toYouTube videos--Shelley Z. Reuter shows that true agency in geneticdecision-making can be exercised only from a place of cultural inclusion.Choice in this context is in fact a kind of unfreedom--a moral duty to act thatis not really agency at all.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Medical / Genetics
History / Jewish
Social Science / Discrimination & Race Relations
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.8 Inches

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