Secular Bioethics and Its Challenge to the Catholic Citizen
Nova et Vetera, English Edition, Vol. 12, No. 2 (2014): 471-481
12 Pages Posted: 16 Jun 2021
Date Written: 2014
The author argues that the the promise of secular bioethics—moral guidance untethered to any philosophical anthropology—is impossible to sustain. His point of departure is the work of Nicanor Pier Giorgio Austriaco, O.P., Biomedicine and Beatitude: An Introduction to Catholic Bioethics (Washington, DC: The Catholic University of America Press, 2012)
Keywords: Catholicism, biomedical ethics, reproductive rights, Affordable Care Act
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Beckwith, Francis, Secular Bioethics and Its Challenge to the Catholic Citizen (2014). Nova et Vetera, English Edition, Vol. 12, No. 2 (2014): 471-481, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3860468
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