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Contemporary Jewish ethics and morality : a reader

Author: Elliot N Dorff; Louis E Newman
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bibliography: p.467-468.
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Genre/Form: Anthologie
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elliot N Dorff; Louis E Newman
ISBN: 0195090659 9780195090659 0195090667 9780195090666
OCLC Number: 30355179
Description: xiii, 468 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The structure of Jewish ethics / Menachem Marc Kellner --
Judaism : from either/or to both/and / Harold M. Schulweis --
Natural law, Halakhah, and the covenant / David Novak --
The covenant : the transcendent thrust in Jewish law / Elliot N. Dorff --
Ethics as law, law as religion : reflections on the problem of law and ethics in Judaism / Louis E. Newman --
Modernizing American Jewish ethics : the liberal dilemma / S. Daniel Breslauer --
The Jewish self / Eugene B. Borowitz --
Jewish tradition and political action / Richard J. Israel --
How to draw guidance from a heritage : Jewish approaches to mortal choices / David H. Ellenson --
Woodchoppers and respirators : the problem of interpretation in contemporary Jewish ethics / Louis E. Newman --
A methodology for Jewish medical ethics / Elliot N. Dorff --
Cases and principles in Jewish bioethics : toward a holistic model / Aaron L. Mackler --
Jewish ethics after the Holocaust / Michael L. Morgan --
Emmanuel Lévinas's Talmudic commentaries : the relation of the Jewish tradition to the non-Jewish world / Annette Aronowicz --
An ethics of encounter : public choices and private acts / Laurie Zoloth-Dorfman --
The meaning of Jewish existence / Alfred Jospe --
Toward a definition of humility / Sol Roth --
Some aspects of sex, society, and God in Judaism / David Novak --
Down-to-earth Judaism : sexuality / Arthur Waskow --
Jewish family ethics in a post-halakhic age / Martha A. Ackelsberg --
The theoretical basis of women's equality in Judaism / Blu Greenberg --
Ecology and the Judaic tradition / Robert Gordis --
A Jewish view of economic justice / Seymour Siegel --
The Jewish tradition and capital punishment / Elie Spitz --
Euthanasia / Fred Rosner --
A view of euthanasia Byron Sherwin --
This matter of abortion / David M. Feldman --
Judaism and the justification of abortion for nonmedical reasons / Sandra B. Lubarsky --
The ethics of Jewish power / Irving Greenberg --
Israel : toward a new concept of community / Judith Plaskow --
Living with conflicting values / David Hartman --
The ethics of ruling a Jewish state with a large non-Jewish minority / Einat Ramon.
Responsibility: edited by Elliot N. Dorff, Louis E. Newman.
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