Autonomy and food biotechnology in theological ethics by Cathriona Russell

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Published by Peter Lang in Oxford, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Human ecology -- Religious aspects -- Christianity,
  • Autonomy (Psychology) -- Religious aspects -- Christianity,
  • Food -- Biotechnology,
  • Genetically modified foods

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementCathriona Russell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT695.5 .R86 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23170325M
ISBN 109783039118380
LC Control Number2009007537

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