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What role should religion play in a religiously pluralistic liberal society? Public bioethics unavoidably raises this question in a particularly insistent fashion. As the 20 papers in this collection demonstrate, the issues are complex and multifaceted. The authors address specific and highly contested issues as assisted suicide, stem cell research, cloning, reproductive health, and alternative medicine as well as more general questions such as who legitimately speaks for religion in public bioethics, what religion can add to our understanding of justice, and the value of faith-based contributions to healthcare. Christian (Catholic and Protestant), Jewish, Islamic, and Buddhist viewpoints are represented. The first book to focus on the interface of religion and bioethics, this collection fills a significant void in the literature.
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Nigel M. S. Cameroden, On One Path or the Other" : Cloning, Religion and the Making of U.S. Biopolicy.
Nigel M. De S. Cameron, On One Path or the Other" : Cloning, Religion and the Making of U.S. Biopolicy.
Elliot N. Dorf, These and Those Are the Words of the Living God" : Talmudi Sound and Fury in Shaping National Policy.
H. Tristram Engelhardt Jr, Public Discourse and Reasonable Pluralims : Rethinking the Requirements of Neurtality.
Gail Gaisin Glicksman & Allen Glicksman, Apples and Oranges : A Critique of Current Trends in the Study of Religion, Spirituality, and Health.
M. Cathleen Kaveny, The Nbac Report on Cloning : A Case Study in Religion, Public Policy and Bioethics.
Ronald Y. Nakasone, Ethics of Ambiguity : A Buddhist Reflection on the Japanese Organ Transplant Law.
Maura A. Ryan, The Delivery of Controversial Services : Reproductive Health and the Ethical and Religious Directives.
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