Authors Heinz Bonfadelli (PI) , Urs Dahinden (PI)

Former collaborator(s): John Durant ,
Contributing institutions
Topic class (max 3 items)
Abstract The structure and origins of attitudes to genetic engineering have so far hardly been systematically investigated in Switzerland. In Switzerland, too, the future of genetic engineering procedures appears to depend on consensus among the population. The vote on the gene protection initiative and the media campaigns that preceded it made it clear that there can be no talk of consensus. Rather, there are deep, almost unbridgeable gulfs between proponents and opponents of this new technology. At... >>