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Ferment in Bioethics - How Can the Christian Tradition Help?

Corkery, Padraig (2002) Ferment in Bioethics - How Can the Christian Tradition Help? Furrow, 53. pp. 131-139.

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Controversy and disagreement have been an almost constant feature of academic and public debates in the area of bioethics. Consensus is clearly difficult to achieve on issues like euthanasia, reproductive technologies, and cloning. This is reflected in the variety and scope of policies governing these practices worldwide. Present and past experiences in Ireland on the question of abortion reveal the same disagreement and indeed confusion.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Bioethics; Christian Tradition;
Academic Unit: St Patrick's College, Maynooth > Faculty of Theology
Item ID: 2387
Depositing User: Rev. Padraig Corkery
Date Deposited: 20 Jan 2011 12:23
Journal or Publication Title: Furrow
Publisher: The Furrow Trust, St. Patrick's College Maynooth
Refereed: Yes

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