Cloning and Genetic Engineering


Cloning and Genetic Engineering by Nicola Barber
46 p. Franklin Watts. 2013.

Examining major global debates, this series explains the facts behind six very different issues and describes the views of the protagonists on both sides.

Would you clone your favourite pet? What impact is the Human Genome Project having on scientific and medical research? For supporters of genetic engineering, this technology has opened up a world of possibilities. But its opponents voice many concerns about the moral rights and wrongs of ‘tampering with nature’. It’s time to consider Both Sides of the Story.

The series, Both Sides of the Story, explores the major global debates of our time from two opposing viewpoints. Each book investigates the facts behind the headlines, the history behind current trends and the latest hot topics.

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The Ethics of War


The Ethics of War by Patience Coster
46 p. Franklin Watts. 2013.

Examining major global debates, this series explains the facts behind six very different issues and describes the views of the protagonists on both sides.

Is it ever right to go to war? What is a ‘just war’? Where should the moral line be drawn in an armed conflict? People have been fighting each other, and discussing the rights and wrongs of warfare, since the beginning of human history. It’s time to consider Both SIdes of the Story.

The series, Both Sides of the Story, explores the major global debates of our time from two opposing viewpoints. Each book investigates the facts behind the headlines, the history behind current trends and the latest hot topics.

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Animal Rights


Animal Rights by Patience Coster
46 p. Franklin Watts. 2012.

Examining major global debates, this series explains the facts behind six very different issues and describes the views of the protagonists on both sides.

What rights should animals have in the modern world? Can animal cruelty be justified by human demands for affordable meat or medical advances? While few people would argue against animal welfare, our modern lifestyle is made possible in part by animal suffering. It’s time to consider Both Sides of the Story.

The series, Both Sides of the Story, explores the major global debates of our time from two opposing viewpoints. Each book investigates the facts behind the headlines, the history behind current trends and the latest hot topics.

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The Death Penalty


The Death Penalty by Nicola Barber
46 p. Franklin Watts. 2013.

Examining major global debates, this series explains the facts behind six very different issues and describes the views of the protagonists on both sides.

Have the worst criminals forfeited their right to life? Or is the death penalty an abuse of human rights? Should all lives be valued equally, even those of convicted murderers? Some people argue that a life sentence in prison can be a worse prospect that the death penalty. It’s time to consider Both Sides of the Story.

The series, Both Sides of the Story, explores the major global debates of our time from two opposing viewpoints. Each book investigates the facts behind the headlines, the history behind current trends and the latest hot topics.

Tekst og bilde er hentet fra forlagets hjemmeside.