Enjoy this podcast, and so much more

Podcasts are available without a subscription, 100% free. We also offer ebooks, audiobooks, and more, for only $9.99/month.

Genetics and Morality: Professor Sandel considers how we should use our ever-increasing scientific knowledge.

Genetics and Morality: Professor Sandel considers how we should use our ever-increasing scientific knowledge.

FromThe Reith Lectures


Genetics and Morality: Professor Sandel considers how we should use our ever-increasing scientific knowledge.

FromThe Reith Lectures

ratings:
Length:
43 minutes
Released:
Jun 23, 2009
Format:
Podcast Episode

Description

Professor Michael Sandel delivers four lectures about the prospects of a new politics of the common good. The series is presented and chaired by Sue Lawley.

Recorded at the Centre for Life in Newcastle, Sandel considers how we should use our ever-increasing scientific knowledge. New genetic technologies hold great promise for treating and curing disease, but how far we should go in using them to manipulate muscles, moods and gender?
Released:
Jun 23, 2009
Format:
Podcast Episode