At the Roots of Christian Bioethics: Critical Essays on the by Ana Smith Iltis, Mark J. Cherry

By Ana Smith Iltis, Mark J. Cherry

On the Roots of Christian Bioethics explores Professor H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr.'s pursuit for the decisive floor of the which means of human life and information of applicable ethical selection. Engelhardt has been the main influential, cogent, yet severe voice inside of bioethics of the prior a number of a long time. The essays during this quantity compass epistemological, methodological and topical contributions to bioethics, political idea, and Christian theology. every one explores Engelhardt's prognosis of the modern social and cultural challenge, trying to make feel of the decidedly post-Christian and infrequently brazenly anti-Christian ethics that dominates public morality and politic coverage. every one writer investigates Engelhardt's own and tireless enquiry to safe final ethical foundations in addition to to acknowledge the entire implications of the result of his investigations: that Christian bioethics doesn't originate in human cause yet within the command of God. The e-book will be learn by means of bioethicists, philosophers, non secular students, public coverage specialists, and the Orthodox devoted.

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