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Suzanne Holland, Karen Lebacqz, and Laurie Zoloth, The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate. MIT Press, 2001.

Leon R. Kass, editor, Human Cloning and Human Dignity: The Report of the President’s Council on bioethics. Public Affairs, 2002.

Karen Lebacqz, “Stem Cell Ethics: Lessons from the Context,” in Stem Cell Research: New Frontiers in Science and Ethics, Nancy Snow, ed. (Univ. Notre Dame Press, 2003)

Ted Peters, For the Love of Children: Genetic Technology and the Future of the Family. Westminter/John Knox Press, 1996.

Ted Peters, Playing God? Genetic Determinism and Human Freedom. Routledge, 2nd ed., 2002.

Ted Peters and Gaymon L. Bennett, Jr., “Stem Cell Research and the Claim of the Other in the Human Subject,” Dialog 11:1 (Fall 2004) 184-204.

Brent Waters and Ronald Cole-Turner, editors, God and the Embryo: Religious Voices on Stem Cells and Cloning. Georgetown University Press, 2003.

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Further Reading

Stem Cell Ethics: A Theological Brief
The Promise and Science of Stem Cells
Stem Cells and Cloning
Framework #1: Protecting the Early Embryo
Framework #2: Protecting Human Nature from Brave New World
Framework #3: Medical Benefits
Jewish and Muslim Frameworks
More Ethical Questions
What about Other Sources of Stem Cells?
Souls, Humans, and God
What Should We Do?


Gaymon Bennett, Karen Lebacqz and Ted Peters

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