Volume 95 2007

The Ethics of Embryo Adoption and the Catholic Tradition

Moral Arguments, Economic Reality and Social Analysis

ISBN: 978-1-4020-6210-0 (Print) 978-1-4020-6211-7 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. The Morality of Embryo Adoption

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      Pages 3-23

      Introduction: The Ethics of Embryo Adoption and the Catholic Tradition

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      Pages 25-41

      Heterologous Embryo Transfer: Metaphor and Morality

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      Pages 43-67

      Human Embryo Transfer and the Theology of the Body

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      Pages 69-83

      On the Moral Objectionability of Human Embryo Adoption

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      Pages 85-101

      Could Human Embryo Transfer Be Intrinsically Immoral?

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      Pages 103-118

      Ethical Considerations in Defense of Embryo Adoption

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      Pages 119-138

      RealMothers and Good Stewards: The Ethics of Embryo Adoption

  3. The Debate Engaged

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      Pages 141-159

      Embryo Adoption Theologically Considered: Bodies, Adoption, and the Common Good

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      Pages 161-174

      From Rescuing Frozen Embryos to Respecting the Limits of Nature: Reframing the Embryo Adoption Debate

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      Pages 175-198

      Embryo Adoption? An Egalitarian Perspective

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      Pages 199-218

      A Protestant View: The Ethics of Embryo Adoption and the Catholic Tradition

  4. Morality in the Practice

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      Pages 221-230

      Development of the National Embryo Donation Center

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      Pages 231-236

      An Embryo Adoptive Father's Perspective

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      Pages 237-249

      An Embryo Adoptive Mother's Perspective

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      Pages 251-273

      Ethical and Religious Directives for a Catholic Embryo Adoption Agency: A Thought Experiment

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      Pages 275-306

      Embryo Adoption and the Law

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      Pages 307-322

      Artificial Wombs and Embryo Adoption

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 323-326