Dealing With the Reality of Race and Ethnicity: A Bioethics-Based Argument in Favor of Race-Based Genetics Research
59 Pages Posted: 1 Apr 2007 Last revised: 23 Mar 2013
Date Written: March 23, 2007
This article challenges the work of several law scholars with arguments based in bioethics, research pragmatism, and genetic science. The article concludes that proposals to stretch U.S. antidiscrimination jurisprudence to regulate away race and ethnicity in genetics research are misguided at best.
Keywords: genetics, race, ethnicity, medical, biotechnology, bioethics
JEL Classification: L10, L18, K32
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