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Contemporary Jewish ethics and morality : a reader / edited by Elliot N. Dorff, Louis E. Newman.

Book Book (1995.)
Description: xiii, 468 pages ; 24 cm
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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  • ISBN: 0195090659
  • ISBN: 9780195090659
  • ISBN: 0195090667
  • ISBN: 9780195090666
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 467-468).
Contents: The structure of Jewish ethics / Menachem Marc Kellner -- Judaism : from either/or to both/and / Harold M. Schulweis -- Natural law, Halakhah, and the covenant / David Novak -- The covenant : the transcendent thrust in Jewish law / Elliot N. Dorff -- Ethics as law, law as religion : reflections on the problem of law and ethics in Judaism / Louis E. Newman -- Modernizing American Jewish ethics : the liberal dilemma / S. Daniel Breslauer -- The Jewish self / Eugene B. Borowitz -- Jewish tradition and political action / Richard J. Israel -- How to draw guidance from a heritage : Jewish approaches to mortal choices / David H. Ellenson -- Woodchoppers and respirators : the problem of interpretation in contemporary Jewish ethics / Louis E. Newman -- A methodology for Jewish medical ethics / Elliot N. Dorff -- Cases and principles in Jewish bioethics : toward a holistic model / Aaron L. Mackler -- Jewish ethics after the Holocaust / Michael L. Morgan -- Emmanuel LĂ©vinas's Talmudic commentaries : the relation of the Jewish tradition to the non-Jewish world / Annette Aronowicz -- An ethics of encounter : public choices and private acts / Laurie Zoloth-Dorfman -- The meaning of Jewish existence / Alfred Jospe -- Toward a definition of humility / Sol Roth -- Some aspects of sex, society, and God in Judaism / David Novak -- Down-to-earth Judaism : sexuality / Arthur Waskow -- Jewish family ethics in a post-halakhic age / Martha A. Ackelsberg -- The theoretical basis of women's equality in Judaism / Blu Greenberg -- Ecology and the Judaic tradition / Robert Gordis -- A Jewish view of economic justice / Seymour Siegel -- The Jewish tradition and capital punishment / Elie Spitz -- Euthanasia / Fred Rosner -- A view of euthanasia Byron Sherwin -- This matter of abortion / David M. Feldman -- Judaism and the justification of abortion for nonmedical reasons / Sandra B. Lubarsky -- The ethics of Jewish power / Irving Greenberg -- Israel : toward a new concept of community / Judith Plaskow -- Living with conflicting values / David Hartman -- The ethics of ruling a Jewish state with a large non-Jewish minority / Einat Ramon.
Summary: Bibliography: p.467-468.
Authors: Dorff, Elliot N. (Added Author). Newman, Louis E. (Added Author).
Citation: Dorff, Elliot N. "Contemporary Jewish ethics and morality : a reader." New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.

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