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Title Bioprediction, biomarkers, and bad behavior : scientific, legal, and ethical challenges / Ilina Singh, Walter P. Sinnott-Armstrong, and Julian Savulecu
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2014


Description 1 online resource
Series Oxford series in neuroscience, law, and philosophy
Series in neuroscience, law, and philosophy.
Summary Many decisions in law and elsewhere depend on predictions of crimes and mental illnesses. Can biology make these predictions more accurate? Do we want our government to use biology in this way? These questions and more are discussed in this volume by prominent scientists, ethicists, and legal scholars
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from home page (viewed on November 15, 2013)
Subject Criminal behavior -- Genetic aspects.
Mental illness -- Genetic aspects.
Genetic markers -- Social aspects
Psychology, Pathological.
Criminal behavior -- Genetic aspects.
Mental illness -- Genetic aspects.
Psychology, Pathological.
Form Electronic book
Author Singh, Ilina, editor
Sinnott-Armstrong, Walter, 1955- editor.
Savulescu, Julian, editor
ISBN 9780199369607