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The Resource The body of compassion : ethics, medicine, and the church, by Joel James Shuman

The body of compassion : ethics, medicine, and the church, by Joel James Shuman

Label
The body of compassion : ethics, medicine, and the church
Title
The body of compassion
Title remainder
ethics, medicine, and the church
Statement of responsibility
by Joel James Shuman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In The Body of Compassion, Joel Shuman presents new theological treatment of contemporary bioethics, weaving together personal experience, a critical treatise on bioethics, and an exploration of a Christian theological alternative." "This book is sure to be of interest to ethicists, medical professionals, and everyone who is troubled by the conflicts between science and religion."--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shuman, Joel James
Dewey number
241/.642
Index
index present
LC call number
R725.56
LC item number
.S54 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Radical traditions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical ethics
  • Christian ethics
  • Health
  • Human body
  • Bioethics
  • Christianity
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Religion and Medicine
Label
The body of compassion : ethics, medicine, and the church, by Joel James Shuman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-208) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Afterword: Awaiting the Redemption of Our Body -- Life and Death in the Meantime
  • 1.
  • Before Bioethics: The Moral Paradox of Modern Medicine
  • 2.
  • The "Birth" of Bioethics: Scientific Expertise and the Justification of the Modern Project
  • 3.
  • After Bioethics: Toward a Christian Theology of the Body and Its Goods
  • 4.
  • Beyond Bioethics: Caring for Christ's Body
Control code
40516754
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 216 pages
Isbn
9780813367040
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98054406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The body of compassion : ethics, medicine, and the church, by Joel James Shuman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-208) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Afterword: Awaiting the Redemption of Our Body -- Life and Death in the Meantime
  • 1.
  • Before Bioethics: The Moral Paradox of Modern Medicine
  • 2.
  • The "Birth" of Bioethics: Scientific Expertise and the Justification of the Modern Project
  • 3.
  • After Bioethics: Toward a Christian Theology of the Body and Its Goods
  • 4.
  • Beyond Bioethics: Caring for Christ's Body
Control code
40516754
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 216 pages
Isbn
9780813367040
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98054406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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