5 edition of Theological issues in bioethics found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographic references and index.
|Statement||edited by Neil Messer.|
|LC Classifications||R725.56 .T437 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 286 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||286|
|LC Control Number||2003374195|
Founded on in-depth biblical studies and perceptive theological perspective, James Thobaben's book has given us a comprehensive treatment of the myriad ethical issues involved in health care, including the nature of evangelical faith, understanding illness, family caring, the role of health-care providers, institutional considerations, ethical issues related to reproduction, and death and dying. Download Free Contemporary Issues In Bioethics Book in PDF and EPUB Free Download. You can read online Contemporary Issues In Bioethics and write the review. A Catholic Perspective applies the best of the Roman Catholic theological and ethical tradition to some of the most controversial and complex bioethical topics that confront.
“This book is a timely and much needed volume in neuroethics, where theological voices are mostly absent. Messer convincingly demonstrates how a theological exploration of neuroethical issues can benefit not only theology in its engagement with neuroscientific knowledge, but also neuroscience in the broadening of its epistemic horizons [ ]. Clear, concise, and well-organized, the book is divided into three sections. The first lays the theological foundation for bioethics decision-making and discusses the importance of wisdom and virtue in working through these issues. The second section addresses beginning-of-life issues, such as abortion, stem-cell research, and infertility.
Midwest Book Review “From the philosophy of medicine and disability studies to various theological insights, this provides keys to understanding the bigger picture and considers a range of bioethical issues and problems inherent in the health industry’s many changes.” Ethics & Medicine(UK)Author: Neil Messer. Reproductive Issues. Hui, E. C. (). At the Beginning of Life: Dilemmas in Theological Bioethics. Downes Groove, IL, InterVarsity Press. Edwin C. Hui is professor of biomedical ethics and Christianity and Chinese culture at Regent College, Vancouver and adjunct professor of philosophy and religious studies at Peking, Fudan and Sichuen.
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Theological Issues in Bioethics: An Introduction With Readings [Messer, Neil] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Theological Issues in Format: Paperback. Theological Bioethics is, in part, a thorough examination of the implications of a participatory theological perspective in public bioethics debates.
However, it is also, in this reviewer,s opinion, a profound reminder of what can be when the rich tradition of Catholic social teaching is brought to bear on some of the issues in bioethics.
The life of bioethics is in theology. As theology goes, so goes bioethics. But theological reflection has fallen on hard times of late. To be sure, this has much to do with the perception (often warranted) that career theologians—those whose craft is to reflect theologically on Theological issues in bioethics book Writ—hide away in ivory towers speaking in abstract discourse, irrelevant to the vicissitudes.
"In Theological Bioethics, Lisa Sowle Cahill gives us an excellent, essential book in which she demonstrates compellingly the vital role of an authentic progressive theological voice in contemporary bioethics. With solid theoretical grounding and a rich panoply of practical applications for enduring controversies, Cahill convincingly argues for Cited by: In light of Catholic and Christian theological bioethics, and in dialogue with scientists and philosophers, this book studies the ethical issues raised by five areas of biotechnological development: global health, regenerative medicine, neuroscience, synthetic biology, and nanotechnology.
In Theological Bioethics, Lisa Cahill brings the 'preferential option for the poor' to bear on public discourse about bioethics. The resulting book enriches reflection about bioethics by its attentiveness to global issues of justice, to the social conditions which form and limit decisions, and to the dominant cultural narratives of liberal.
In Theological Bioethics, Lisa Sowle Cahill gives us an excellent, essential book in which she demonstrates compellingly the vital role of an authentic progressive theological voice in contemporary solid theoretical grounding and a rich panoply of practical applications for enduring controversies, Cahill convincingly argues for a participatory theology that keeps social justice Author: Lisa Sowle Cahill.
Get this from a library. Respecting life: theology and bioethics. [Neil Messer] -- Respecting Life offers a thorough theological discussion of issues such as human cloning, debates about human fertility and embryo research and assisted dying. Historically, Christian churches have.
Preface -- Introduction -- 1. Theological visions -- Introduction -- Christian vision / Gilbert Meilaender -- Facing bioethical dilemmas theologically -- John Breck -- Introduction to Evangelium Vitae / John Paul II -- Science, technology, power and liberation theology / Leonardo Boff -- 2.
Respect for life -- Introduction -- The quality of life, the sanctity of life / Richard McCormick -- The. Theological Bioethics: Participation, Justice, and Change - Ebook written by Lisa Sowle Cahill. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.
Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Theological Bioethics: Participation, Justice, and Author: Lisa Sowle Cahill. In Theological Bioethics, Lisa Sowle Cahill gives us an excellent, essential book in which she demonstrates compellingly the vital role of an authentic progressive theological voice in contemporary solid theoretical grounding and a rich panoply of practical applications for enduring controversies, Cahill convincingly argues for a participatory theology that keeps social justice Price: $ Divided into four sections—theological issues, issues at the beginning of life, issues with genetic medicine and the care of ill patients, and issues at the end of life— this book is ideal for use in college, university, and seminary courses on bioethics, as well as for medical professionals, policy makers, and individual readers.
Theological bioethics can be defined as follows: “Bioethics is a part of moral philosophy dealing with permissibility or impermissibility of interventions or manipulations with human life, especially related to the practice and the progress of medical and biological science.”Author: Luka Tomašević.
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Theological visions --Respect for life --Persons, bodies and why they matter --Health, disease and wholeness --Death --Professional-patient relationships --Economics and bioethics --Humans and other animals --Humans and nature --Christians and public debate on bioethics.
But apart from Lisa Cahill’s Theological Bioethics and books on specific issues (primarily access to healthcare, HIV/AIDS), there wasn’t really “a” book. A handful of articles were. Bioethics and the Christian Life In this book a theologian, ethicist, and lawyer equips Christians to make such decisions based on biblical truth, wisdom, and virtue.
Though a relatively new discipline, bioethics has generated extraordinary interest due to a number of socially pressing issues.4/5. Book Review: Contemporary Issues in Bioethics: A Catholic Perspective. Septem Bioethics and theology have had a rocky relationship.
While bioethics was born out of theological reflection, and its major practitioners were originally theologians, it quickly came to be dominated by philosophy and law and their practitioners. Conference Speakers. and preaching, and has served as the co-editor for the Eerdmans book series Critical Issues in Bioethics.
He is a board member for the National Association of Evangelicals, Hope International, and is on the board of reference for the CS Lewis Institute in Washington, DC. Hollinger is a distinguished fellow with. Health Care Ethics is a comprehensive study of significant issues affecting health care and the ethics of health care from the perspective of Catholic theology.
It aims to help Christian, and especially Catholic, health care professionals solve concrete problems in terms of principles rooted in scripture and tested by individual experience; however, its basis in real medical experience makes.
The field of bioethics was deeply influenced by religious thinkers as it emerged in the s and early s. Since that time, however, a seemingly neutral political liberalism has pervaded the public sphere, resulting in a deep suspicion of those bringing religious values to bear on questions of bioethics and public policy.
As a theological ethicist and progressive Catholic, Lisa Sowle Reviews: 1. Clear, concise, and well-organized, the book is divided into three sections. The first lays the theological foundation for bioethics decision making and discusses the importance of wisdom and virtue in working through these issues.
The second section addresses beginning-of-life issues, such as abortion, stem-cell research, and infertility.n I troducon ti to Bioethics and Ethical Decision Making Karen c RLh.
i OBJECTIVE S A ft er reading this chapter, the reader should be able to do the following: 4. Discuss the hist ory of bioethics. 5. Use the approach of ethical principlism in nursing practice.
6. Analy ze bioethical issues in File Size: 3MB.This new series of books brings thoughtful, biblically informed perspectives to contemporary issues in bioethics. Whether exploring abortion, assisted suicide, genetic engineering, or other controversial issues in bioethics, these volumes provide principled discussion of the ethical implications of today's medical and scientific breakthroughs.