PLS2003-9 Table of Contents


POLITICS AND THE LIFE SCIENCES

September 2003, 22:2

From the Editor
R. H. Sprinkle, “Lines, shares, and links,” Politics and the Life Sciences, September 2003, 22:2, p. 1.




Guest Commentary

Milton Leitenberg, James Leonard, and Richard Spertzel, “Biodefense crossing the line,” Politics and the Life Sciences, September 2003, 22:2, pp. 2-3.
PUBLISHED ONLINE BEFORE PRINT 17 MAY 2004



Andrea D. Gurmankin, Dominic Sisti, and Arthur L. Caplan, “Embryo disposal practices in IVF clinics in the United States,” Politics and the Life Sciences, September 2003, 22:2, pp. 4-8.
PUBLISHED ONLINE BEFORE PRINT 9 AUGUST 2004


Robert H. Blank, “Embryos, stem cell research, and the promise of health: Comment on Gurmankin, Sisti, and Caplan,”Politics and the Life Sciences, September 2003, 22:2, pp. 9-11.



Peter A. Corning, “‘Fair Shares’: Beyond capitalism and socialism, or the biological basis of social justice,”Politics and the Life Sciences, September 2003, 22:2, pp. 12-32.



Critique and Reply

Peter Stone, “On linking cognitive mechanisms to game play: A critique of Morikawa, Hanley, and Orbell,”Politics and the Life Sciences, September 2003, 22:2, pp. 33-40.


James E. Hanley, Tomonori Morikawa, John Orbell, “Modeling cognitive evolution: A reply to Stone,”Politics and the Life Sciences, September 2003, 22:2, pp. 41-43.




Graduate Student Award

Aleksandr Rabodzey, “Biosecurity implications of the synthesis of pathogenic viruses,”Politics and the Life Sciences, September 2003, 22:2, pp. 44-49.




Book Reviews

Edited by Richard Sherlock

pp. 50-76

Andrew Kimbrell, editor, The Fatal Harvest Reader: The Tragedy of Industrial Agriculture, reviewed by Paul Thompson

Tomas M. Koontz, Federalism in the Forest: National versus State Natural Resource Policy, reviewed by Thomas Greitens

Corey L. Lofdahl, Environmental Impacts of Globalization and Trade: A Systems Study, reviewed by Ronald B. Mitchell

Richard Sherlock and John Morrey, editors, Ethical Issues in Biotechnology, reviewed by Sarah Roberts-Cady

Susan Wright, editor, Biological Warfare and Disarmament: New Problems / New Perspectives, reviewed by Rocco Casagrande

Robert B. Keiter, Keeping Faith with Nature: Ecosystems, Democracy, and America’s Public Lands, reviewed by Kathleen Dean Moore

Frederick Steiner, Human Ecology: Following Nature’s Lead, reviewed by David R. Keller

Joel A. Tickner, editor, Precaution, Environmental Science and Preventive Public Policy, reviewed by Gregory Conko

James K. Boyce and Barry G. Shelley, editors, Natural Assets: Democratizing Environmental Ownership, reviewed by Eric Baker

Niels Henrik Gregersen, editor, From Complexity to Life: On the Emergence of Life and Meaning, reviewed by Peter Corning

Thomas May, Bioethics in a Liberal Society, reviewed by Bruce M. Landesman

Alan Lightman, Daniel Sarewitz, and Christina Desser, editors, Living with the Genie: Essays on Technology and the Quest for Human Mastery, reviewed by Michael R. Kelly