Genetic enhancement, human nature, and rights.

Abstract

Authors such as Francis Fukuyama, the President's Council on Bioethics, and George Annas have argued that biotechnological interventions that aim to promote genetic enhancement pose a threat to human nature. This paper clarifies what conclusions these critics seek to establish, and then shows that there is no plausible account of human nature that will meet… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/jmp/jhq034

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