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Health and human flourishing : religion, medicine, and moral anthropology

Author: Carol Taylor; Roberto Dell'Oro
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Health and Human Flourishing, contributors from a wide range of disciplines mine the intersection of the secular and the religious, the medical and the moral, to unearth the ethical and clinical implications of the facets of human existence. Their aim is a richer bioethics, one that takes into account the roles of vulnerability, dignity, integrity, and relationality in human affliction as well as human thriving.  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Health and human flourishing.
Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)607743262
Online version:
Health and human flourishing.
Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)632178183
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Carol Taylor; Roberto Dell'Oro
ISBN: 1589010787 9781589010789 1589010795 9781589010796
OCLC Number: 61745539
Description: viii, 284 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Theological anthropology and bioethics / Roberto dell'Oro --
Vulnerability, agency, and human flourishing / Alisa L. Carse --
Pluralism, truthfulness, and the patience of being / William Desmond --
Dignity and the human as a natural kind / Daniel P. Sulmasy --
On being true to form / Margaret E. Mohrmann --
The integrity conundrum / Suzanne Holland --
Vulnerability and the meaning of illness : reflections on lived experience / S. Kay Toombs --
A meditation on vulnerability and power / Richard M. Zaner --
Vulnerability within the body of Christ : anointing of the sick and theological anthropology / M. Therese Lysaught --
Gender and human relationality / Christine E. Gudorf --
Bioethics, relationships, and participation in the common good / Lisa Sowle Cahill --
Health care and a theological anthropology / Carol Taylor --
Health policy and a theological anthropology / Ron Hamel --
Science and a theological anthropology / Kevin T. FitzGerald --
Toward a richer bioethics : a conclusion / Edmund D. Pellegrino.
Responsibility: Carol Taylor and Roberto dell'Oro, editors.
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Provides contributions from a range of disciplines that mine the intersection of the secular and the religious, the medical and the moral, to unearth the ethical and clinical implications. This title  Read more...

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Health and Human Flourishing represents a positive contribution towards validating voices of faith expressed through rational argumentation in the sphere of bioethics. Health Progress The Read more...

 
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