Neuroethics: the practical and the philosophical

@article{Farah2005NeuroethicsTP,
  title={Neuroethics: the practical and the philosophical},
  author={Martha J. Farah},
  journal={Trends in Cognitive Sciences},
  year={2005},
  volume={9},
  pages={34-40}
}
  • M. Farah
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Trends in Cognitive Sciences
In comparison with the ethical issues surrounding molecular genetics, there has been little public awareness of the ethical implications of neuroscience. Yet recent progress in cognitive neuroscience raises a host of ethical issues of at least comparable importance. Some are of a practical nature, concerning the applications of neurotechnology and their likely implications for individuals and society. Others are more philosophical, concerning the way we think about ourselves as persons, moral… Expand
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