Table of contents for The new genetics and the public's health / Alan Petersen and Robin Bunton.

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Acknowledgements                              vii
1 Introduction: the new genetics, health, and 'the public' 1 
2 The scope and context of the new genetics     35
3 Genes, technology, and public health          67
4 The new genetics and the media               103
5 Facilitating autonomy: the discourse of genetic
counselling                                  135
6 Global genes                                 159
7 The new genetic citizens                     180
Bibliography                                 208
Index                                        236


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Medical genetics Social aspects, Human genetics Social aspects