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A Subject Guide providing suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topic Bioethics.

Background Information

An interdisciplinary area of study, bioethics combines philosophy, biotechnology, medicine, politics, and law to namely address ethical concerns in medical and scientific fields that have arisen due to new discoveries and advances in technology. Use the following sources to learn more about issues in bioethics, such as human cloning, nanomedicine, and abortion.