Notes about Judaism and Bioethics

  • Ana María Tapia-Adler Universidad de Chile

Abstract

The present article reviews some traditional bioethical topics from Jewish perspective, it gives answers derived fromoriginal sources, their subsequent exegesis and from Jewish legislation (Halajá), and it unveils relations among science, faithand defense of life according to this religious view.    

Author Biography

Licenciada en Filosofía con Mención en Lengua y Cultura Hebrea. Centro de Estudios Judaicos, Facultad de Filosofía y Humanidades, Universidad de Chile

Keywords bioethics, Judaism, halajá, cloning, euthanasia, response, takaná
Compartir
Published
2010-11-08