Bioethics and the Common Good

Bioethics and the Common Good

by Lisa Sowle Cahill
     
 

ISBN-10: 087462584X

ISBN-13: 9780874625844

Pub. Date: 03/01/2004

Publisher: Marquette University Press

Cahill's essay traces the development of social bioethics over the past three decades and considers a current, significant problem for Catholic bioethics as an ethics of the common good: practicability. She uses the example of the AIDS crisis to show how such a bioethical system is being put into practice. Cahill teaches theology at Boston College and has been a

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Cahill's essay traces the development of social bioethics over the past three decades and considers a current, significant problem for Catholic bioethics as an ethics of the common good: practicability. She uses the example of the AIDS crisis to show how such a bioethical system is being put into practice. Cahill teaches theology at Boston College and has been a visiting scholar in ethics and theology at Georgetown U. and Yale U. The slim volume is extensively footnoted but has no index. Annotation © 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874625844
Publisher:
Marquette University Press
Publication date:
03/01/2004
Series:
The Pere Marquette Lecture in Theology Ser., #2004
Pages:
88

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