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    Two concepts of dignity for humans and non-human organisms in the context of genetic engineering
    with Klaus Peter Rippe and Peter Schaber
    Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 13 (1): 7-27. 2000.
    The 1992 incorporation of an article by referendum in the SwissConstitution mandating that the federal government issue regulations onthe use of genetic material that take into account the dignity ofnonhuman organism raises philosophical questions about how we shouldunderstand what is meant by ``the dignity of nonhuman animals,'' andabout what sort of moral demands arise from recognizing this dignitywith respect to their genetic engineering. The first step in determiningwhat is meant is to clari…Read more