The illiberality of perfectionist enhancement.


With the rapid advance of bio-genetic technology, it will soon be possible for parents to design children who are born with certain genetic traits. This raises the question whether parents should be allowed to use this technology to engineer their children as they please. In this context it is often thought and argued that liberalism, which has a reputation… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11019-008-9150-2


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