Debates on Genetically Modified Crops in the Context of Sustainable Development

@article{Gerasimova2016DebatesOG,
  title={Debates on Genetically Modified Crops in the Context of Sustainable Development},
  author={Ksenia Gerasimova},
  journal={Science and Engineering Ethics},
  year={2016},
  volume={22},
  pages={525-547}
}
  • Ksenia Gerasimova
  • Published 2016
  • Political Science, Medicine, Computer Science
  • Science and Engineering Ethics
The paper discusses conflicts in perceptions of GM crops illustrating the complexities of GM debates and applications of the concept of sustainable development. The concept consists of three discourses that both opponents and supporters of GM crops refer to in their analyses: environmentalism, social and economic development and the two sub-issues of sustainable development—biodiversity loss and food security. This creates a unique situation when both proponents and opponents of GM food use the… Expand
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