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Considering religious traditions in bioethics : Christian and Jewish voices

Author: Mary Jo Iozzio
Publisher: Scranton, Pa. : University of Scranton Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book represents a collaborative effort among Christian and Jewish religious thinkers. They all focus on a bioethical moment at the beginning or the end of life as members of a distinct tradition that has addressed the subject in a formal way. Each one attempts an explanation of that tradition's position on the subject and suggests further developments."--BOOK JACKET.
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Considering religious traditions in bioethics.
Scranton, Pa. : University of Scranton Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)606754955
Online version:
Considering religious traditions in bioethics.
Scranton, Pa. : University of Scranton Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)609647095
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Jo Iozzio
ISBN: 0940866986 9780940866980
OCLC Number: 45356604
Description: xi, 143 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The discontents with secularism and the contributions of theology to bioethics / Allen Verhey --
The absolute value of love and the concrete demands of fidelity to intimate relationships and justice to nascent life: the occasion of the Catholic respect for life / M.J. Iozzio --
Human cloning: co-creation or hubris? / Andrew Lustig --
Death and dying in a Roman Catholic context / Marilyn Martone --
Giving birth in the Orthodox tradition / Stanley Samuel Harakas --
Dying in the Orthodox tradition / Allyne L. Smith, Jr. --
Technological parenting as promised and provocation: the intra-Protestant debate / J. Joyce Schuld --
Divine grace, human care, and the limits of morality: physician- assisted suicide from a Protestant perspective / Gerald P. McKenny --
Beginning of life issues and Jewish law: its definition and origins / Allan C. Tuffs --
A feminist perspective on Jewish death rituals / Nancy Kalikow Maxwell.
Responsibility: [compiled by] Mary Jo Iozzio.

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"This book represents a collaborative effort among Christian and Jewish religious thinkers. They all focus on a bioethical moment at the beginning or the end of life as members of a distinct tradition that has addressed the subject in a formal way. Each one attempts an explanation of that tradition's position on the subject and suggests further developments."--BOOK JACKET.

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