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The Ethics of Animal Re-creation and Modification

Reviving, Rewilding, Restoring

Editors: Oksanen, M., Siipi, H. (Eds.)

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Would it be cool to see woolly mammoth alive one day? Disappeared species have always fascinated the human mind. A new discussion of using genomic technologies to reverse extinction and to help in conservation has been sparked. This volume studies the question philosophically.

About the authors

Elisa Aaltola, University of Eastern Finland Julien Delord, Toulouse, France Christian Gamborg, University of Copenhagen, Denmark Bart Gremmen, Wageningen University, the Netherlands Anne Ingeborg Myhr, GenØk - Centre for Biosafety in Tromsø, Norway Bjørn K. Myskja, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway Derek Turner, Connecticut College in New London, USA

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Introduction: Towards a Philosophy of Resurrection Science

    Oksanen, Markku (et al.)

    Pages 1-21

  • Can We Really Re-create an Extinct Species by Cloning? A Metaphysical Analysis

    Delord, Julien

    Pages 22-39

  • The Restorationist Argument for Extinction Reversal

    Turner, Derek

    Pages 40-59

  • What’s So Special about Reconstructing a Mammoth? Ethics of Breeding and Biotechnology in Re-creating Extinct Species

    Gamborg, Christian

    Pages 60-76

  • The Authenticity of Animals

    Siipi, Helena

    Pages 77-96

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Softcover $100.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Ethics of Animal Re-creation and Modification
Book Subtitle
Reviving, Rewilding, Restoring
Editors
  • M. Oksanen
  • H. Siipi
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-33764-1
DOI
10.1057/9781137337641
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-33763-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-46383-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 180
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