TITLE

BIOTECH AND THEODICY: WHAT CAN AND WHAT OUGHT WE TO DO IN PROCREATIVE TECHNOLOGY?

AUTHOR(S)
Ahlers, Rolf
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2002, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p679
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the philosophical and religious issues connected to the cloning of human embryos and fetuses. Theoretical issues underlying stem cell research; Nature of human beings; Kind of stem cell research that can be permitted.
ACCESSION #
6658602

 

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