David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 13 (4):313-328 (2003)
: An analysis of traditional Jewish texts yields neither the capitalist notion of medicine nor the socialist one. Neither alternative is sufficient to ground the respect for the sanctity of the human person as a being created in the image of God that is so rationally appealing. That is why the Jewish ethical tradition, which is based on this respect for the sanctity of human personhood, both individual and collective, is so attractive—if only for its insights, rather than its authority; its guidance, rather than its governance
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
David Novak (1989). Jewish-Christian Dialogue: A Jewish Justification. Oxford University Press.
Louis E. Newman (1997). Review: Covenantal Responsibility in a Modern Context: Recent Work in Jewish Ethics. [REVIEW] Journal of Religious Ethics 25 (1):183-210.
Martin P. Golding (1983). Preventive Vs. Curative Medicine: Perspectives of the Jewish Legal Tradition. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 8 (3):269-286.
David Novak (1992). Jewish Social Ethics. Oxford University Press.
Ronald M. Green (1982). Abraham, Isaac, And The Jewish Tradition: An Ethical Reappraisal. Journal of Religious Ethics 10 (1):1-21.
Noam J. Zohar (1995). Human Action and God's Will: A Problem of Consistency in Jewish Bioethics. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 20 (4):387-402.
David L. Freeman & Judith Z. Abrams (eds.) (1999). Illness and Health in the Jewish Tradition: Writings From the Bible to Today. Jewish Publication Society.
Jonathan Wiesen (ed.) (2009). And You Shall Surely Heal: The Albert Einstein College of Medicine Synagogue Compendium of Torah and Medicine. Ktav Pub. House.
Elliot N. Dorff (2007). For the Love of God and People: A Philosophy of Jewish Law. The Jewish Publication Society.
N. L. Tidwell (1996). Holy Argument: Some Reflections on the Jewish Piety of Argument, Process Theology and the Philosophy of Religion. Religious Studies 32 (4):477-488.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads202 ( #15,810 of 1,911,386 )
Recent downloads (6 months)59 ( #9,108 of 1,911,386 )
How can I increase my downloads?