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Aids, ethics & religion

Aids, ethics & religion

embracing a world of suffering

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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-278) and index.

    Other titlesAids, ethics, and religion.
    StatementKenneth R. Overberg, editor.
    ContributionsOverberg, Kenneth R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA644.A25 A36 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 284 p. ;
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1430757M
    ISBN 100883449498
    LC Control Number93042176

    In another, the manager of a cafeteria learns that a cook under consideration for a promotion has AIDS. By reexamining traditional ethics, the book asks readers to grapple with complex issues and.   Anthony M. Petro is Assistant Professor of Religion at Boston University, where he is also affiliated faculty in the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program and the Graduate Division of Religious Studies. His book, After the Wrath of God: AIDS, Sexuality, and American Religion, was published by Oxford University Press in His research and teaching interests include the history .

    Hope is the subliminal message of Ethics & Religion. I write about America most difficult moral issues, but for more than three decades I have always offered credible proposed solutions. My new email address is [email protected] Michael J. McManus syndicated columnist "Ethics & Religion" President & Co-Chair Marriage Savers 82 Tuckaway Lane. HIV/AIDS and Religion. This section begins to examine HIV/AIDS, sexuality, religion, personal values, morals and ethical behaviour. When I accepted the HIV/AIDS Clinical Nurse Manager position, I was told by well meaning Bahá'í friends that HIV/AIDS was not a good area to work in. It was somehow unclean.

    Religion is that set of beliefs and/or institutions, behaviors and emotions which binds human beings to something beyond their individual selves and fosters in its adherents a sense of humility and gratitude that, in turn, sets the tone of one's world-view and requires certain Ethics ETHICS,, U, I,, world. ", '' A A E, H H, N. T File Size: 2MB.   For instance, Freedman's statement that "[e]thics is the immune system of a humane society, and AIDS is challenging that immune system," sums up why this book is so important. In short, AIDS and Ethics will be of much wider interest than just to persons involved in issues raised by the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome or ethical aspects of Author: Margaret A. Somerville.


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