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3. Ethical Issues in Genetic Engineering

  • Albertson, David & Cabell King, eds. Without Nature? A New Condition for Theology. New York: Fordham University Press, 2009.
  • Bruce, Donald. Engineering Genesis: The Ethics of Genetic Engineering in Non-Human Animals. London: Earthscan, 1998.
  • Bryant, John & John Searle. Life in Our Hands: A Christian Perspective on Genetics and Cloning. Leicester, Eng.: InterVarsity, 2004.
  • Burgess, John P. In Whose Image? Faith, Science and the New Genetics. Louisville, KY: Geneva Press, 1998.
  • Cahill, Lisa. Genetics, Theology, and Ethics: An Interdisciplinary Conversation. New York: Crossroad, 2005.
  • Cole-Turner, Ronald, editor. Beyond Cloning: Religion and the Remaking of Humanity. Harrisburg, PA: Trinity International, 2001.
  • Colson, Charles W. & Nigel M. de S.Cameron, eds. Human Dignity in the Biotech Century: A Christian Vision for Public Policy. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2004.
  • Deane-Drummond, Celia & Peter Manley Scott. Future Perfect? Theology, Medicine & Human Identity. Edinburgh: T & T Clark, 2006.
  • Deane-Drummond, Celia, ed. Genetics and Christian Ethics. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005.
  • Deane-Drummond, Celia, editor. Brave New World? Theology, Ethics and the Human Genome. Edinburgh: T&T Clark, 2003.
  • Deane-Drummond, Celia, et al., editors. Re-ordering Nature: Theology, Society and the New Genetics. Edinburgh: T&T Clark, 2003.
  • Deane-Drummond, Celia. The Ethics of Nature. Oxford: Blackwell, 2004.
  • Deane-Drummond, Celia. Theology and Biotechnology: Implications for a New Science. London: Geoffrey Chapman, 1997.
  • Drlica, Karl. Understanding DNA and Gene Cloning: A Guide for the Curious. Third edition. New York: Wiley, 1997.
  • Holland, Suzanne, Karen Lebacqz, and Laurie Zoloth, eds. The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate: Science, Ethics, and Public Policy. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2001.
  • Hui, Edwin C. At the Beginning of Life: Dilemmas in Theological Bioethics. Downer’s Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2002.
  • Kitcher, Philip. The Lives to Come: The Genetic Revolution and Human Possibilities. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1996.
  • Magill, Gerard, ed. Genetics and Ethics: An Interdisciplinary Study. St. Louis University Press, 2004.
  • Maienschein, Jane. Whose View of Life? Embryos, Cloning, and Stem Cells. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2003.
  • Nelson, J. Robert. On the New Frontiers of Genetics and Religion. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1994.
  • Peters, Ted et al. Sacred Cells? Why Christians Should Support Stem Cell Research. Lanham, MD: Rowman Littlefield, 2008.
  • Peters, Ted, editor. Genetics: Issues of Social Justice. Cleveland, OH: Pilgrim, 1998.
  • Peters, Ted. The Stem Cell Debate. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress, 2007.
  • Peterson-Iver, Karen. Designer Children: Reconciling Genetic Technology, Feminism, and Christian Faith.  Cleveland, OH: Pilgrim, 2004.
  • Peterson, James. Changing Human Nature: Ecology, Ethics, Genes and God. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2010.
  • Peterson, James. Genetic Turning Points: the Ethics of Human Genetic Intervention. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2001.
  • Reiss, Michael & Roger Straughan. Improving Nature? The Science and Ethics of Genetic Engineering. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996.
  • Shannon, Thomas A. & James J. Walter, eds. The New Genetic Medicine: Theological and Ethical Reflections. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2003.
  • Smith, David H. & Cynthia B. Cohen, eds. Response to the New Genetics: Religious, Ethical, and Social Issues. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2003.
  • Snow, Nancy E., ed. Stem Cell Research: New Frontiers in Science and Ethics. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2004.
  • Waters, Brent & Ronald Cole-Turner, eds. God and the Embryo: Religious Voices on Stem Cells and Cloning. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2003.

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