DNA Technology: A Reference Handbook, 2nd Edition

DNA Technology: A Reference Handbook, 2nd Edition

Author: David E. Newton

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781440850486

Category: Science

Page: 368

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This accessibly written book introduces readers to DNA—one of the most important technologies for the manipulation of all forms of life, from simple bacteria to plants and animals. It also addresses the most important social, ethical, political, economic, and other issues raised by this form of technology. • Provides an engaging and readable introduction to the topic of DNA technology that enables anyone—even readers with a minimal background in science—to understand the science and technology involved in many of today's key social issues • Offers a thoroughly updated version of the information and topics first presented in the successful first edition of this book • Presents an extensive range of reference materials that include an extended annotated bibliography and extensive endnotes • Includes a Documents and Data chapter that provides excerpts from important laws, court cases, government reports, and other primary sources
Illegal Immigration: A Reference Handbook, 2nd Edition
Language: en
Pages: 382
Authors: Michael C. LeMay
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-22 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

A valuable resource for high school, college, and general readers, this book provides an up-to-date, comprehensive examination of illegal immigration in America, addressing its complex history, comparing its occurrence today with the past, and explaining why a solution is so difficult to enact. • Discusses in detail all of the
Practical Paleo, 2nd Edition (Updated and Expanded)
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Diane Sanfilippo
Categories: Cooking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-06 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

With more than half a million copies sold, the first edition of Practical Paleo revolutionized the way we think about food and our bodies. Dubbed “The Paleo Bible” by readers, it explained how simply eating real, whole foods and avoiding processed, refined foods can improve our health—including reducing or even
Abortion in the United States: A Reference Handbook, 2nd Edition
Language: en
Pages: 387
Authors: Dorothy E. McBride, Jennifer L. Keys
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-31 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Distinctive in its use of two disciplinary lenses—sociology and political science—Abortion in the United States provides a balanced scholarly analysis of the most salient issues in the pro-life/pro-choice debate. • Traces the continually shifting landscape of public opinion, spotlighting millennial and male perspectives and the factors that shape abortion beliefs
The Expressive Arts Activity Book, 2nd edition
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Wende Heath, Suzanne Darley
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-21 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This new and updated book is packed full of tried-and-tested therapeutic activities for use in a range of care settings. It is designed to use simple and inexpensive tools and contains both individual and group activities of varying difficult, and includes real-life anecdotes that bring the techniques to life.
Mormonism 2010 Handbook on Mormonism
Language: en
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Authors: Wende Heath, Suzanne Darley
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Jerry Stokes

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