Volume 53 1997

Infertility

A Crossroad of Faith, Medicine, and Technology

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ISBN: 978-94-010-6605-1 (Print) 978-94-009-0269-5 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vii

  2. Technology, Reproduction, and Faith

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      Pages 1-5

      Technology, Reproduction, and Faith

  3. Scientific and Psychological Questions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

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      Pages 9-25

      Advances in Assisted Reproductive Technologies

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      Pages 27-38

      Issues in the Psychological Evaluation and Care of In Vitro Fertilization Couples

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      Pages 39-49

      Therapy of Working with the Childless Woman: The Pathos of Unrealized Dreams, the Psychology of Female Infertility

  4. Theological Reflections

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 51-51

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      Pages 53-71

      Moral Horizons in Health Care: Reproductive Technologies and Catholic Identity

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      Pages 73-92

      Donum Vitae: Catholic Teaching Concerning Homologous In Vitro Fertilization

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      Pages 93-106

      Human Need and Natural Law

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      Pages 107-124

      Interventions Upon Gametes in Assisting the Conjugal Act Toward Fertilization

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      Pages 125-146

      Donum Vitae: Dissenting Opinions on the “Simple Case” of In Vitro Fertilization

  5. Moral and Social Reflections

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 147-147

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      Pages 149-166

      Infertile Couples: Psychological Needs, Social Responsibilities

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      Pages 167-180

      What Price Fertility?

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      Pages 181-194

      In Vitro Fertilization: Secular Moral Authority, Biomedicine, and the Role of the State

  6. Continuing Conversation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 195-195

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      Pages 197-208

      Epilogue

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 209-247