Books  Sustainable Development  Science & Technology  Science & Technology: General 

The Biotech Century: How Genetic Commerce Will Change the World

The celebrated campaigner's impassioned argument on the perils of biotechnology

By: Jeremy Rifkin

271 pages, no illustrations

Victor Gollancz

Paperback | Dec 1998 | #95215 | ISBN: 075380848X
Out of Print Details
Hardback | Dec 1998 | #86242 | ISBN: 057506658X
Availability: Usually dispatched within 4 days Details
NHBS Price: £16.99 $21/€20 approx

About this book

A brilliant campaigner makes a provocative and impassioned plea for awareness of the environmental, commercial and moral implications of biotechnology. Rifkin argues that we are on the verge of a revolution of unparalleled impact: genetically engineered food, genetically derived energy and genetic therapies will all have a profound effect on our lives. But at what cost? No-one else has laid out the implications so thoroughly and coherently, or with such a profound grasp of the historical context. The Biotech Century provides a chilling and immensely stimulating wake-up call.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Cloning Wild Life

NHBS Price: £14.99 $19/€17 approx

Fighting Light Pollution

NHBS Price: £19.50 $24/€22 approx

Chaos: The Amazing Science of the Unpredictable

NHBS Price: £9.99 $12/€12 approx

Controlling Technology

NHBS Price: £30.99 $39/€36 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194