Conheça o livro e compre online. The Biotech Century – Rifkin, Jeremy – ISBN: 0874779537.
Jeremy Rifkin explores the epic marriage between computer technology and genetic engineering, and the historic transition into the Age of Biotechnology. Already, Rifkin explains, our economy is undergoing a massive shift away from the Industrial Age and into an era in which giant life-science corporations are fashioning a bioindustrial world. Humanity is on the brink of wielding greater control over the shape of life – how we are born; how our food supply is created; the traits our children may have – than has ever been imagined. But with each step into this new era, we must ask ourselves – At what cost?