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1. General Term: Algeny
Algeny Algeny is from Jeremy Rifkin 's book of the same name. He defines it as "the upgrading of existing organisms and the design of wholly new ones with the intent of 'perfecting' their performance." Related Topics:
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2. Resources: Algeny
Algeny Jeremy Rifkin - New York: Viking, 1983 Full Resource Index Next > To return to the previous topic, click on your browser's 'Back' button.
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3. Genetics Topic: Are We Asking Our Scientists to Play God?
that will lead to algeny ; that is, to “the upgrading of existing organisms and the design of wholly new ones with the intent of ‘perfecting’ their performance.” The problem with algeny is that it represents excessive
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4. Resources: Bibliography for Peters on Genetics
rev. 1989). Rifkin , Algeny , (New York: Viking, 1983), 17, 252, 230-234. Robert L. Sinsheimer, "Genetic Engineering: Life as a Plaything," Technology Review , 86:14 (1983) 14-70. Ron Cole-Turner,
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5. Genetics Topic: Patenting Genes – Some Perspectives
technology. In his book, Algeny , Rifkin describes his own mission as a “resacralization of nature.” The Rifkin position implies that nature prior to human creative intervention is sacred and should be left alone. This
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6. General Term: Rifkin, Jeremy
Economic Trends. Author of Algeny (New York: Viking, 1983) Related Topics: Ethics Contributed by: CTNS Search for Rifkin, Jeremy Full Glossary Index
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