Genetic Discrimination


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Publication BookChapter
Title Genetic Discrimination
Author Halldenius, Lena
Editor Chadwick, Ruth ; Häyry, Matti ; Arnason, Vilhjalmur ; Arnason, Gardar
Date 2007
English abstract
In this article I discuss and analyse what is referred to as the standard account of discrimination as measured against a number of requirements any viable account of discrimination should satisfy. I also discuss how the standard account fails to explain how differential treatment based on genetic factors can be regarded as discriminatory.
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Host/Issue The Ethics and Governance of Human Genetic Databases
ISBN 978-0-521-85662-1
Pages 11
Page 170-180
Language eng (iso)
Subject Humanities/Social Sciences
Research Subject Categories::HUMANITIES and RELIGION::History and philosophy subjects::Philosophy subjects::Practical philosophy
Research Subject Categories::LAW/JURISPRUDENCE::Other law::Jurisprudence
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