"The Hot Zone" Book Review by hicaliber

"The Hot Zone"
An analysis of the ethical issues raised in Richard Preston's book, "The Hot Zone."
# 95374 | 1,596 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on May 21, 2007 in English (Analysis) , Biology (Bioethics) , Medical and Health (General) , Ethics (General)

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This paper discusses Richard Preston's book, "The Hot Zone," in which he recounts a story about a laboratory accident and its aftermath. The paper discusses the ethical issues that surround the laboratory incident, such as the need to inform the public. It goes on to describe possible connections that can be made to current events and the ethical dilemmas that may surround them.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Bower, R.T. & de Gasparis, P. (1978). Ethics in social research: Protecting the interests of human subjects. New York: Praeger.
  • Chadwick, B.A., Bahr, H.M., & Albrecht, S.L. (1984). Social science research methods. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, Prentice-Hall.
  • Preston, R. The hot zone. New York: Random House.

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