, Volume 40, Issue 6, pp 35–43 | Cite as

Genetic discrimination

  • Alexander Somek
Symposium: Genetic Frontiers


Genetic Discrimination Common Morality Adverse Selection Problem Brute Luck Legal Validity 


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Suggested further readings

  1. Abraham, Kenneth S. 1999. “Understanding Prohibitions against Genetic Discrimination in Insurance.” 40.Jurimetrics Journal 123–128.Google Scholar
  2. Buchanan, Alan, Dan W. Brock, Norman Daniels, and Daniel Wikler. 2001.From Chance to Choice: Genetics and Justice. NY: Cambridge University Press.Google Scholar
  3. Diver, Colin S., and Jane Maslow Cohen. 2001. “Genophobia: What is Wrong With Genetic Discrimination.” 149.University of Pennsylvania Law Review 1439–1482.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. Epstein, Richard A. 1994. “The Legal Regulation of Genetic Discrimination: Old Responses to New Technology.” 74.Boston University Law Review 1–23.Google Scholar
  5. Reilly, Philip R. 1999. “Genetic Discrimination.” C. Long (ed.)Genetic Testing and the Use of Information. Washington: AEI Press, pp. 106–133.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alexander Somek
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  1. 1.University of Iowa College of LawUSA

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