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Marquette University

Journal

1971

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Full-Text Articles in Philosophy

Guest Editorial ... Ethical Issues In Community And Research Medicine, Arthur J. Dyck Nov 1971

Guest Editorial ... Ethical Issues In Community And Research Medicine, Arthur J. Dyck

The Linacre Quarterly

The following guest editorial by Saltonstall Professor of Population Ethics, Arthur J. Dyck, is reprinted from the New England Journal of Medicine. In it reference is made to an article, "Ethics of a Cottage Industry in an Age of Community and Research Medicine, " by Paul Ramsey, professor of Christian Ethics at Princeton. Professor Ramsey's article appeared in the same issue, April 1, 1971, of the New England Journal of Medicine, pages 700-706.

Reprinted with permission from the New England Journal of Medicine.


The American Catholic: Contraception And Abortion, James A. Fitzgerald Nov 1971

The American Catholic: Contraception And Abortion, James A. Fitzgerald

The Linacre Quarterly

Dr. FitzGerald looks at the position in which social and environmental pressures, widespread contraception and the new therapeutic range of the prostaglandins have placed the American Catholic.


A Religious Pacifist Looks At Abortion, Gordon C. Zahn Nov 1971

A Religious Pacifist Looks At Abortion, Gordon C. Zahn

The Linacre Quarterly

From the standpoint of the religious pacifist, Professor Zahn sees "elementary human rights" beginning at the "moment of conception marking the beginning of the individual's life process, " and argues against abortion from this point.


Life Control And Death Control, Definitions And The Dignity Of Man, Charles Carroll Nov 1971

Life Control And Death Control, Definitions And The Dignity Of Man, Charles Carroll

The Linacre Quarterly

Rev. Carroll investigates the lack of acceptable, precise definitions of life, death, man in the discussions of life control and death control. The Christian must insist, he concludes, that such definitions and resultant standards of conduct safeguard the dignity and destiny of man.


The Psychiatrist -- Friend Or Foe Of The Pregnant Woman?, Conrad W. Baars Nov 1971

The Psychiatrist -- Friend Or Foe Of The Pregnant Woman?, Conrad W. Baars

The Linacre Quarterly

Dr. Baar considers the psychological principle "that unselfish love and affirmation beget the same" in relation to counseling the patient distressed about her pregnancy.


[Book Review Of] Parent, Child And Sex, By Mary M. Welsh, Robert C. Baumiller Nov 1971

[Book Review Of] Parent, Child And Sex, By Mary M. Welsh, Robert C. Baumiller

The Linacre Quarterly

No abstract provided.


Activism And Community Medicine, Edward F. X. Hughes Nov 1971

Activism And Community Medicine, Edward F. X. Hughes

The Linacre Quarterly

Dr. Hughes traces the growth of student activism and its implications for medicine, especially in relation to the development of the specialty of community medicine.


The Effects Of Legalized Abortion In England, J. Vincent O'Sullivan Nov 1971

The Effects Of Legalized Abortion In England, J. Vincent O'Sullivan

The Linacre Quarterly

Dr. O'Sullivan traces the process leading to the passage of the 1968 British Abortion Act and the consequences of that act with a view to helping the American medical profession learn from the British experience.

This article discusses the effect that legalized abortion has had upon the people, and particularly the physicians, in England. Although New York State, among others, has now legalized abortion, it has not had sufficient experience with it to adequately assess its effects. But the English have had sufficient experience with it, and its effects there indicate that attempts to legalize abortion demand close watching ...


Book Review Of The Patient As Person: Explorations In Medical Ethics, By Paul Ramsey, Robert C. Baumiller Aug 1971

Book Review Of The Patient As Person: Explorations In Medical Ethics, By Paul Ramsey, Robert C. Baumiller

The Linacre Quarterly

No abstract provided.


Book Review Of Fabricated Man: The Ethics Of Genetic Control By Paul Ramsey, Robert C. Baumiller May 1971

Book Review Of Fabricated Man: The Ethics Of Genetic Control By Paul Ramsey, Robert C. Baumiller

The Linacre Quarterly

No abstract provided.