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Genes, Behavior, and Ethics: Current Issues

Kenneth Schaffner, George Washington University



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Sponsored with the Tulane Medical School, the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, and the Center for Bioenvironmental Research at Tulane and Xavier Universities.

About the Speaker

Kenneth Schaffner is Professor of Medical Humanities and Philosophy at George Washington University and a Fellow at the Hastings Center. He has published a number of books including, most recently, Discovery and Explanation in Biology and Medicine (University of Chicago Press, 1993). Professor Schaffner has also published many important articles on the topics of bioethics, psychiatry, and neuroscience in a variety of academic journals and edited volumes.

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