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A guide to resources for the study of religion.

Keep in mind...

Religion and bioethics sits at the crossroads of several disciplines, religion, philosophy, science and medicine. Keep in mind that the information you are looking for is often organized by discipline or subject. You will need to search in multiple places to find the best information for your research!

Find Scholarly Articles

In addition to ATLA Religion, which we use to find articles in religious and theological studies, questions of bioethics may be addressed by philosophers, medical professionals, and others. The following databases can help you find journal articles and more from these areas of study.

Subject Headings

Looking for books on bioethics topics?  Try searching by subject heading with these terms:

  • Bioethics
  • Medical ethics
  • Religion and ethics
  • Religion and science
  • Human rights -- Health aspects
  • Death
  • Assisted suicide
  • Euthanasia
  • Right to die
  • Embryonic stem cells
  • Stem cells
  • Stem cells -- Research
  • Transplantation
  • Abortion
  • Reproductive rights
  • Reproductive technology

Hint: Try searching these terms with one of these phrases: Religious aspects or Moral and ethical aspects to focus on the religious or philosophical discussions of the topic.


Bioethics Reference

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