- Theology, religious traditions, and bioethics. Callahan, D.; Campbell, C.S. // Hastings Center Report;Jul/Aug90, Vol. 20 Issue 4, Special Supplement p1
Presents an overview of the issue of bioethics and introduces the themes of the special supplement to the Hastings Center Report.
- Religion and the secularization of bioethics. Callahan, D. // Hastings Center Report;Jul/Aug90, Vol. 20 Issue 4, Special Supplement p2
Examines the secularization of bioethics. History of bioethics; Insights of religion on the study of bioethics; Joseph Fletcher's book, `Medicine and Morals'; Possible consequences of secularization.
- Religion and moral meaning in bioethics. Campbell, C.S. // Hastings Center Report;Jul/Aug90, Vol. 20 Issue 4, Special Supplement p4
Addresses the tensions between religious discourse and bioethics. Issues of accessibility and meaning; Addressing differing moral language and concepts.
- Bioethics and the contemporary Jewish community. Novak, D.; Callahan, D. // Hastings Center Report;Jul/Aug90, Vol. 20 Issue 4, Special Supplement p14
Comments on the involvement of Jewish scholars in the arena of bioethics. Effects of Jewish law and tradition; Influence of the holocaust; Traditional vs. Liberal scholars.
- Telling stories: Creative literature and ethics. Radey, C. // Hastings Center Report;Nov/Dec90, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p25
Argues that creative literature may add to the discussion of bioethical issues. Comments on relevant books and articles including: `Stories of Sickness,' by Howard Brody, `Righting the Medical Record,' by William Donnelly in the `Journal of the American Medical Association,' and `The Call of...
- All together, now. Battin, M.P.; Wikler, D. // Hastings Center Report;Jan/Feb92, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p3
Considers whether American bioethics needs an American Association of Bioethics. Reports that representatives of a number of organizations active in bioethics met recently at the New York Academy of Medicine to discuss the need. Places of agreement and debate.
- The search for the new pineal gland. // Hastings Center Report;May/Jun92, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p30
Questions whether or not current neorological research attempting to determine when the human fetus becomes a person will be able to provide a scientific conclusion to some of today's most important debates in bioethics. The concept of `brain life'; Four arguments which developed out of the use...
- Research notes. Gill, Sarah // Hastings Center Report;Jan/Feb93, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p4
Reports on the Animal Biotechnology project meeting. Hastings Center; Impact of animal biotechnology on cultural symbols and meanings; Focus of the meeting.
- The newest profession. H.L.N. // Hastings Center Report;Jul/Aug93, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p2
Announces that the American Association of Bioethics was voted into being at the New York Academy of Medicine on March 25, 1993. What its goals are; What it is intended to be and its first priority; Reaction of members of the three existing biology organizations.
- Thirty years ago. Alexander, Shana // Hastings Center Report;Nov/Dec93, Vol. 23 Issue 6, pS5
Comments on bioethics and the practice of medicine. Development of bioethics after thirty years; Experiences of the author in covering the events on bioethics and medical practice; Separate disciplines of medicine and ethics; Reflections on death.