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|Author:||Gregory E Pence (author)||Language:||English|
|Publication Year:||2016||Title:||What We Talk About When We Talk About Clone Club|
|What is the real-world history and science of human cloning, and how closely does Orphan Black nail it? Can you own a person-even a cloned one? How can Sarah Manning be straight, Cosima gay, and Tony trans? Cult hit sci-fi show Orphan Black doesn't just entertain-it also raises fascinating questions about human cloning, its ethics, and its impact on personal identity.In What We Talk About When We Talk About Clone Club: Bioethics and Philosophy in Orphan Black, prominent bioethicist Gregory E. Pence violates Clone Club's first rule to take us deeper into the show and its connections to the real world.|
|eBay Product ID (ePID)||221220606|
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|Author(s)||Gregory E. Pence|
|Place of Publication||Dallas|
|Format Details||Trade Paperback (US)|
|Author Biography||Gregory E. Pence, PhD, is an international expert on the ethics of human cloning. A year after the birth of the lamb Dolly in 1997, he wrote Who s Afraid of Human Cloning? and in 2004, Cloning After Dolly: Who s Still Afraid?. In 2000, he was the lone bioethicist to testify before Congress and the California Senate against bills that would have criminalized human cloning. He has talked about cloning humans at endowed lectures in Brazil, Switzerland, Australia, and on many North American campuses. He has taught for 40 years at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), where he Chairs Philosophy. For 34 years, he taught a required course in Bioethics at UAB to 160 medical students, a course that discussed human cloning. His teams have won three national championships in college Ethics Bowls and he has won the two top teaching awards at UAB. His Medical Ethics has run seven editions over 25 years with McGraw-Hill. He has published over 60 op-ed essays in the New York Times, Birmingham News,Wall Street Journal,Los Angeles Times, and Newsweek, including many on cloning humans.|
|Country of Publication||United States|
|Subject||OTHER Performing Arts|
|Date of Publication||29/03/2016|
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