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The Resource Jews and genes : the genetic future in contemporary Jewish thought, edited and with an introduction by Elliot N. Dorff and Laurie Zoloth ; foreword by Mark S. Frankel

Jews and genes : the genetic future in contemporary Jewish thought, edited and with an introduction by Elliot N. Dorff and Laurie Zoloth ; foreword by Mark S. Frankel

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Jews and genes : the genetic future in contemporary Jewish thought
Title
Jews and genes
Title remainder
the genetic future in contemporary Jewish thought
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Elliot N. Dorff and Laurie Zoloth ; foreword by Mark S. Frankel
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Editor
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Language
eng
Summary
Of the science of stem cell research / Elliot N. Dorff and Laurie Zoloth -- Applying Jewish law to stem cell research / Elliot N. Dorff -- Divine representations and the value of embryos : god's image, god's name, and the status of human nonpersons / Noam J. Zohar -- "Like water" : using Genesis to formulate an alternative Jewish position on the beginning of life / Yosef Leibowitz -- Reasonable magic : stem cell research and forbidden knowledge / Laurie Zoloth -- Summary of the science of genetic mapping and identity / Elliot N. Dorff and Laurie Zoloth -- Folk taxonomy, prejudice, and the human genome / Judith S. Neulander -- What is a Jew? The meaning of genetic disease for Jewish identity / Rebecca Alpert -- Yearning for the long-lost home : the lemba and the Jewish narrative of genetic return / Laurie Zoloth -- Summary of the science of genetic testing / Elliot N. Dorff and Laurie Zoloth -- Genetic testing in the Jewish community / Paul Root Wolpe -- Jewish genetic decision making and an ethic of care / Toby l. Schonfeld -- Summary of the science of genetic intervention / Elliot N. Dorff and Laurie Zoloth -- Some Jewish thoughts on genetic enhancement / Shimon Glick -- Curing disease and enhancing traits : a philosophical (and Jewish) perspective / Ronald M. Green -- Genetic enhancement and the image of god / Aaron l. Mackler -- "Blessed is the one who is good and who brings forth goodness" : a Jewish theological response to the ethical challenges of new genetic technologies / Louis E. Newman -- Jewish reflections on genetic enhancement / Jeffrey H. Burack -- Mending the code / Robert Gibbs -- Religious traditions in a postreligious world : does halakhah have insights for nonbelievers? / John Lantos -- How the unconscious shapes modern genomic science / Robert pollack -- To fix the world : Jewish convictions affecting social issues / Elliot N. Dorff
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Dorff, Elliot N.
  • Zoloth, Laurie
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  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / General
  • MEDICAL / Clinical Medicine
  • MEDICAL / Diseases
  • MEDICAL / Evidence-Based Medicine
  • MEDICAL / Internal Medicine
  • Genetics
  • RELIGION / Ethics
  • Genetic Phenomena
  • Jews
  • Biomedical Research
  • Judaism
  • Religion and Medicine
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Jews and genes : the genetic future in contemporary Jewish thought, edited and with an introduction by Elliot N. Dorff and Laurie Zoloth ; foreword by Mark S. Frankel
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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ocn900277107
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1 online resource
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Isbn
9780827611948
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rdamedia
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(OCoLC)900277107
Label
Jews and genes : the genetic future in contemporary Jewish thought, edited and with an introduction by Elliot N. Dorff and Laurie Zoloth ; foreword by Mark S. Frankel
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn900277107
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780827611948
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1d98md1
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900277107

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