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Genetic engineering
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Detroit : Greenhaven Press, ©2013.
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231 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
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Antioch High - Teen Non-Fiction
660.6 GEN
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174.2 GEN
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This globe-trekking volume explores issues related to genetic engineering in various cultures, including India, Canada, China, Japan, Kenya, Australia, Malaysia, Ireland, and America. Across four chapters of essays, readers will evaluate genetic engineering and its relationship to crops, disease, animals, and humans. Superb essay sources include the Consumers Association of Penang, The Economist, Oxford Journals, and the International Coalition for Animal Welfare.
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9780737762655, 0737762659, 9780737764413, 0737764414, 9780737764253, 0737764252

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-218) and index.
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"Genetic Engineering: Global Viewpoints examines current, often controversial, topics of worldwide interest and importance from a variety of international perspectives"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Berlatsky, N. (2013). Genetic engineering. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

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Berlatsky, Noah. 2013. Genetic Engineering. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

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Berlatsky, Noah, Genetic Engineering. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2013.

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Berlatsky, Noah. Genetic Engineering. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2013. Print.

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