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Catholic Position on Stem Cell Research and Ethics

Ford, Norman (2008) Catholic Position on Stem Cell Research and Ethics. Notizie di Politeia: Rivista di etica e scelte pubbliche.

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    Abstract

    This paper discusses how and why Catholic moral teaching is opposed to human embryonic stem cell research, on the basis of a conception of the human person that is deeply entrenched within western society.

    Item Type: Published Articles
    Repository Version: Published Version
    Keywords (separated by commas): Embryonic stem cell, reproductive technology, Catholic Church, moral theology
    Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2201 Applied Ethics > 220103 Ethical Use of New Technology (e.g. Nanotechnology, Biotechnology)
    11 Medical and Health Sciences > 1114 Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine > 111404 Reproduction
    Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950401 Bioethics
    Type of Activity: Applied Research
    Subject Area(s): A - Philosophy
    D - Ethics / Moral Theology
    Association with University of Divinity: CTC: Catholic Theological College
    Depositing User: Cate Headey
    Date Deposited: 13 May 2010 09:11
    Last Modified: 15 Feb 2011 02:39
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/367

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