Genetic engineering & physical development Lecture 5

Genetic engineering & physical development Lecture...

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Developmental Psychology Human Genetic Engineering “Designer Babies” Physical Development 0 - 3 Jane E. Roberts, Ph.D. USC
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Popular Media Gattaca (1997).   Sci-fi movie about an “all- too-human” man who dares to defy a  system obsessed with genetic perfection.  http://www.youtube.com/watch? v=v7oulE1jP3U&feature=related
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Popular Media Gattaca (1997).   Sci-fi movie about an “all- too-human” man who dares to defy a  system obsessed with genetic perfection.   Hawke- an In-valid Thurma- one of the genetic elite
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Designing Humanity: Part I Small group discussion Break into groups of 3-5 and discuss the Deneen reading using the outline provided 1 person can be “scribe” to jot down major points/ reactions/thoughts Discussion of reactions by the class as a whole will be facilitated by instructor after 15 - 20 minutes Turn in reaction paper
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Designer Babies: Part II Read the article describing the Nash’s decision (http://www.washingtonpost.com/ac2/wp- dyn/A62318-2000Oct2?) What do you think you would do if you were
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