State of the Art Technology: Sexism and Other Matters
Saturday, November 8, 2014: 4:00 PM-4:50 PM
Plaza 2 (Sheraton)
Advances in genetic engineering now allow people to fine-tune the choice of offspring. How do choice and selection interface with ethics? Do these choices reflect sexism or other biases? We will examine various ethical, legal, and social implications as well as the cultural context of different societies.
Jaskiran Mathur, St. Francis College and Kathleen Nolan, St. Francis College