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Bioethics Yearbook: Theological Developments in Bioethics: 1992-1994 / Edition 1

Bioethics Yearbook: Theological Developments in Bioethics: 1992-1994 / Edition 1

by B.A. LustigB.A. Lustig


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As the field of bioethics has matured, increasing attention is being paid to how bioethical issues are treated in different moral and religious traditions and in different regions of the world. It is often difficult, however, to obtain timely information about these matters. The Bioethics Yearbook series analyzes how such issues as new reproductive techniques, abortion, maternal-fetal conflicts, care of seriously ill newborns, consent, confidentiality, equitable access, cost-containment, withholding and withdrawing treatment, euthanasia, the definition of death, and organ transplantation are being discussed in different religions and regions. Volume 5 discusses theological developments from 1992 to 1994 in Anglican, Baptist, Catholic, Hindu, Jehovah's Witness, Jewish, Latter-Day Saint, Lutheran, Methodist, Muslim, Pentecostal, and Presbyterian traditions.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780792344285
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 03/31/1997
Series: Bioethics Yearbook , #5
Edition description: 1997
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Recent Trends in Theological Bioethics; B.A. Lustig. The Roman Catholic Tradition and Bioethics; J. Boyle. Ecclesiology and Ethics: An LDS Response; C.S. Campbell. Hindu Developments in Bioethics; C. Crawford. Review of Recent Work in Jewish Bioethics; E.N. Dorff. The Anglican Communion and Bioethics; J.A. Granbois, D.H. Smith. Bioethics and the Pentecostal Traditions: Christianity as an Alternative Healing System; G. Khushf. Bioethics and the Lutheran Communion; P. Nelson. Islamic Developments in Bioethics; G.I. Serour. Biomedical Ethics in Methodist Traditions; R.L. Shelton. Baptist-Evangelical Medical Ethics; P.D. Simmons. Jehovah's Witnesses: Help with Bioethical Issues; M.G. Smalley. Bioethics in the Reformed Tradition; A. Verhey. Notes on Contributors. General Index. Index of Authors, Books, and Documents.

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