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Reinventing Biology

Respect for Life and the Creation of Knowledge (Race, Gender, and Science)

by Lynda I. A. Birke

  • 186 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Indiana Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bio-ethics,
  • Bioethics,
  • Biological Research,
  • Science,
  • Animal experimentation,
  • Biology,
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Philosophy,
  • Research,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRuth Hubbard (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10228615M
    ISBN 100253329094
    ISBN 109780253329097

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