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The nanotechnological golem

Grinbaum, Alexei (2010) The nanotechnological golem. NanoEthics, 4 (3). pp. 191-198.

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Abstract

We give reasons for the importance of old narratives, including myths, in ethical thinking about science and technology. On the example of a legend about creating artificial men we explore the side effects of having too much success and the problem of intermediate social status of bioengineered artefacts.

Item Type:Article
Subjects:Social and Political Science > Societal and ethical aspects of nanotechnology
ID Code:10467
Deposited By:CSMNT
Deposited On:06 Jun 2011 09:01
Last Modified:06 Jun 2011 09:01

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