Catholicism & Ethics

Catholicism & Ethics

by Edward J Hayes, James J. Drummey, Dorothy E. Kelly, Paul J. Hayes
     
 

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After setting forth guidelines for arriving at sound ethical and moral decisions, including how to form a correct conscience, Catholicism and Ethics applies these guidelines to such vital health-care issues as artificial insemination, cloning, "test tube" babies, organ and tissue transplants, artificial nutrition and hydration, and the use of ordinary vs.

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After setting forth guidelines for arriving at sound ethical and moral decisions, including how to form a correct conscience, Catholicism and Ethics applies these guidelines to such vital health-care issues as artificial insemination, cloning, "test tube" babies, organ and tissue transplants, artificial nutrition and hydration, and the use of ordinary vs. extraordinary means. The book also traces the history of the Church's opposition to artificial contraception, shows why abortion and physician-assisted killing are terrible crimes, and presents sample health-care proxies governing end-of-life decisions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780964908772
Publisher:
CR Publications
Publication date:
06/01/2008
Series:
Catholicism
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.38(h) x (d)

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