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    Leon Kass (2002). Life, Liberty, and the Defense of Dignity: The Challenge for Bioethics. Encounter Books.
    We are walking too quickly down the road to physical and psychological utopia without pausing to assess the potential damage to our humanity from this brave new ...
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    Leon Kass (1998). The Ethics of Human Cloning. Aei Press.
    Wilson and Kass talked about their book, The ethics of human cloning, which is about the ethical debate over human cloning.
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    Leon Kass (1994/1999). The Hungry Soul: Eating and the Perfecting of Our Nature. University of Chicago Press.
    The Hungry Soul is a fascinating exploration of the natural and cultural act of eating. Kass brilliantly reveals how the various aspects of this phenomenon, and the customs, rituals, and taboos surrounding it, relate to universal and profound truths about the human animal and its deepest yearnings. "Kass is a distinguished and graceful writer. . . . It is astonishing to discover how different is our world from that of the animals, even in that which most evidently betrays that we (...)
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  4. Leon R. Kass (2008). Defending Human Dignity. In Adam Schulman (ed.), Human Dignity and Bioethics: Essays Commissioned by the President's Council on Bioethics. [President's Council on Bioethics
     
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    Leon Kass (2005). Reflections on Public Bioethics: A View From the Trenches. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 15 (3):221-250.
    : For many reasons, and more than its predecessors, the President's Council on Bioethics has been the subject of much public attention and heated controversy. But little of that attention and controversy has been informed by knowledge of the Council's mission, its ways of working, and, most importantly, its actual work. This essay describes the Council's mission, discusses its public ways of working, and reviews the five major works produced during the Council's first term. In all its activities, the Council (...)
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    Leon R. Kass (2009). Forbidding Science: Some Beginning Reflections. Science and Engineering Ethics 15 (3):271-282.
    Growing powers to manipulate human bodies and minds, not merely to heal disease but to satisfy desires, control deviant behavior, and to change human nature, make urgent questions of whether and how to regulate their use, not merely to assure safety and efficacy but also to safeguard our humanity. Oversight in democratic societies rightly belongs to the polity, not merely to self-appointed experts, scientific or ethical. Yet the task of governing the uses of dangerous knowledge is daunting, and there is (...)
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  7. Leon Kass (2010). Preventing a Brave New World. In Craig Hanks (ed.), Technology and Values: Essential Readings. Wiley-Blackwell
     
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  8. Leon Kass (2003). Beyond Therapy: Biotechnology and the Pursuit of Human Improvement. President’s Council on Bioethics, Washington, Dc (Www. Bioethics. Gov) 16.
     
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    Leon R. Kass (2012). Organs for Sale? Propriety, Property, Andthe Price of Progress. In Stephen Holland (ed.), Arguing About Bioethics. Routledge 237.
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    Leon R. Kass (1993). Is There a Right to Die? Hastings Center Report 23 (1):34-43.
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    Leon R. Kass (2012). Why We Should Ban the Cloning of Humans: The Wisdom of Repugnance. In Stephen Holland (ed.), Arguing About Bioethics. Routledge 130.
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    Leon R. Kass (1990). Practicing Ethics: Where's the Action? Hastings Center Report 20 (1):5-12.
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    Leon R. Kass (1985). Thinking About the Body. Hastings Center Report 15 (1):20-30.
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    Leon R. Kass (2001). Appreciating the Phenomenon of Life. Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 23 (1):51-69.
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    Leon R. Kass (1991). A Right to Exit? Hastings Center Report 22 (6):44.
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    Leon R. Kass (1996). The Troubled Dream of Nature as a Moral Guide. Hastings Center Report 26 (6):22-24.
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    Ruth Macklin, George Annas, Daniel Callahan, Leon Kass & LeRoy Walters (1994). David A. J. Richards. In Peter Singer (ed.), Ethics. Oxford University Press
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    Leon R. Kass, Derek Humphry & Susan M. Wolf (1992). Letters. Hastings Center Report 22 (6):44-45.
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  19. Albert Borgmann, Richard Rorty, Steven Fesmire, Christina Hoff Sommers, Edward W. Said, Stanley Kurtz, Barbara Ehrenreich, Jerry L. Walls, Jerry Weinberger, Leon Kass, Jane Smiley, Janet C. Gornick, Jean Bethke Elshtain, Thomas Pogge, Isabel V. Sawhill, Richard Pipes, Cornel West, James Twitchell, David Marsland & David Bosworth (2004). Moral Soundings: Readings on the Crisis of Values in Contemporary Life. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
    This topically organized, interdisciplinary anthology provides competing perspective on the claim that western culture faces a moral crisis. Using clearly written, accessible essays by well-known authors in philosophy, the social sciences, and the humanities, the book introduces students to a variety of perspectives on the current cultural debate about values that percolates beneath the surface of most of our social and political controversies.
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  20. Leon R. Kass (2011). A sabedoria da repugnância. Critica.
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  21. Leon R. Kass (2001). Appreciating The Phenomenon of Life. Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 23 (1):51-69.
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  22. Leonr Kass (forthcoming). Leon R. Kass. Contemporary Issues in Bioethics.
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  23. Leon R. Kass (forthcoming). 26 Revisited. Bioethics: Basic Writings on the Key Ethical Questions That Surround the Major, Modern Biological Possibilities and Problems.
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  24. Leon Kass (2007). The Follies of Freedom and Reason : An Old Story. In Richard L. Velkley (ed.), Freedom and the Human Person. Catholic University of America Press
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  25. Leon R. Kass (2000). The Humanist Dream: Babel Then and Now. Gregorianum 81 (4):633-657.
    L'A. propose ici une lecture de la Bible, philosophique et en recherche de la sagesse. Il illustre cela en recherchant dans l'étude de la Bible ce qu'il appelle le rêve humaniste qui revient sans cesse de la société rationnelle. Parce que la Bible enseigne, la plupart du temps, non par argumentation, mais par récits, il propose de s'arrêter sur la première histoire concernant ce thème, celle de la ville et de la tour de Babel, racontée dans le livre de la (...)
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    Gregory E. Pence, George Annas, Stephen Jay Gould, George Johnson, Axel Kahn, Leon Kass, Philip Kitcher, R. C. Lewontin, Gilbert Meilaender, Timothy F. Murphy, National Bioethics Advisory Commission, Chief Justice John Roberts & James D. Watson (1998). Flesh of My Flesh: The Ethics of Cloning Humans a Reader. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
    Flesh of My Flesh is a collection of articles by today's most respected scientists, philosophers, bioethicists, theologians, and law professors about whether we should allow human cloning. It includes historical pieces to provide background for the current debate. Religious, philosophical, and legal points of view are all represented.
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