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The Resource Am I my genes? : confronting fate and family secrets in the age of genetic testing, Robert L. Klitzman

Am I my genes? : confronting fate and family secrets in the age of genetic testing, Robert L. Klitzman

Label
Am I my genes? : confronting fate and family secrets in the age of genetic testing
Title
Am I my genes?
Title remainder
confronting fate and family secrets in the age of genetic testing
Statement of responsibility
Robert L. Klitzman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
362.196/04207
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
QZ 21
Label
Am I my genes? : confronting fate and family secrets in the age of genetic testing, Robert L. Klitzman
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Embarking on genetic journeys : introduction -- Do I want to know? : testing decisions -- Whom should I tell? : disclosures and testing in families -- Genetic test as Rorschach : questions of why me? -- Am I my genes? : genetic identities -- Lightning doesn't strike twice : myths and misunderstandings about genetics -- What should I do about my genes? : deciding on treatment -- Passing it on? : reproductive choices -- There's only privacy if you make it : problems with privacy and insurance -- Keep it in the family? : other disclosures beyond kin -- Crossing over : entering genetic communities -- Testing everyone? : gene politics -- Genes in everyday life
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 365 p.
Isbn
9780199837168
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011015749
System control number
  • ocn714029820
  • (OCoLC)714029820
Label
Am I my genes? : confronting fate and family secrets in the age of genetic testing, Robert L. Klitzman
Publication
Contents
Embarking on genetic journeys : introduction -- Do I want to know? : testing decisions -- Whom should I tell? : disclosures and testing in families -- Genetic test as Rorschach : questions of why me? -- Am I my genes? : genetic identities -- Lightning doesn't strike twice : myths and misunderstandings about genetics -- What should I do about my genes? : deciding on treatment -- Passing it on? : reproductive choices -- There's only privacy if you make it : problems with privacy and insurance -- Keep it in the family? : other disclosures beyond kin -- Crossing over : entering genetic communities -- Testing everyone? : gene politics -- Genes in everyday life
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 365 p.
Isbn
9780199837168
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011015749
System control number
  • ocn714029820
  • (OCoLC)714029820

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