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How to be a Christian in a brave new world

Author: Joni Eareckson Tada; Nigel M de S Cameron
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zondervan, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stem-cell research. Cloning. Genetic engineering. New biotechnology is being discovered so rapidly, our nation is unable to address one ethical debate before another looms overhead. In How to be a Christian in a Brave New World, authors Joni Eareckson Tada and Dr. Nigel Cameron bring focus and clarity to the turbulent debates. With a tumor slowly taking the life of her 5-year-old niece, a series of strokes landing  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joni Eareckson Tada; Nigel M de S Cameron
ISBN: 0310259398 9780310259398
OCLC Number: 62172688
Awards: Commended for Christian Retailing's Best (Social Science) 2007
Description: 222 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Part I: The brave new world --
Starting out --
The brave new world --
Wonderfully made --
The better babies story --
Part II: Designing our babies --
Quality control --
Baby cloning --
Designer babies --
Part III: Treating people like things --
Human harvest --
The color of your genes --
A new slavery --
Faking life --
Part IV: So what can we do? --
What do we do now? --
Questions people ask.
Responsibility: Joni Eareckson Tada & Nigel M. de S. Cameron.
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