Telling genes : the story of genetic counseling in America / Alexandra Minna Stern.

Author
Stern, Alexandra [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2012.
Description
ix, 238 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
History: genetic counseling develops -- Genetic risk: an evolving calculus -- Race: tense and troubled relations -- Disability: the dynamics of difference -- Women: transforming genetic counseling -- Ethics: shades of gray in genetic counseling -- Prenatal diagnosis: the handmaiden of contemporary genetic counseling.
ISBN
  • 9781421406671 (hardback. : alk. paper)
  • 1421406675 (hardback : alk. paper)
  • 9781421406688 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 1421406683 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9781421407487 (electronic)
  • 1421407485 (electronic)
LCCN
2012002232
OCLC
773811662
RCP
C - S