Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Biotech Century : Harnessing the Gene and Remaking the World - 98 edition

Biotech Century : Harnessing the Gene and Remaking the World (ISBN10: 0874779537; ISBN13: 9780874779530)
ISBN13: 978-0874779530
ISBN10: 0874779537

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0874779097
ISBN10: 087477909X

Summary: In this seminal book, Jeremy Rifkin explores the epic marriage between computer technology and genetic engineering, and the historic transition into the Age of Biotechnology. Already, Rifkin explains, our economy is undergoing a massive shift away from the Industrial Age and into an era in which giant life-science corporations are fashioning a bioindustrial world. Humanity is on the brink of wielding greater control over the shape of life--how we are born; how our fo
od supply is created; the traits our children may have--than has ever been imagined. But with each step into this new era, we must ask ourselves: At what cost?
...show more
Summary: In this seminal book, Jeremy Rifkin explores the epic marriage between computer technology and genetic engineering, and the historic transition into the Age of Biotechnology. Already, Rifkin explains, our economy is undergoing a massive shift away from the Industrial Age and into an era in which giant life-science corporations are fashioning a bioindustrial world. Humanity is on the brink of wielding greater control over the shape of life--how we are born; how our food supply is created; the traits our children may have--than has ever been imagined. But with each step into this new era, we must ask ourselves: At what cost? ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 98
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: J.P. Tarcher
Year Published: 1998
International: No

View Author Bio



List Price: $13.95
Used $3.49
Used
Save $10.46 (75%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 11 hours and 15 minutes and it ships by Noon CT today!
New  Currently Sold Out
Close
Close
Close