secularism

Summary

Summary: Indifference to, or rejection of, RELIGION or religious considerations. (From Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Which medical ethics for the 21st century?
    Dianne N Irving
    Pontifical Faculty, The Dominican House of Studies, Washington, DC, USA
    Linacre Q 70:46-59. 2003
  2. ncbi Medicine and the biomedical sciences after God: do right-worshipping Christians know more than others about the content of morality?
    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Department of Philosophy MS 14, Rice University, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Christ Bioeth 8:209-19. 2002
  3. ncbi Conceptualizing "religion": How language shapes and constrains knowledge in the study of religion and health
    Daniel E Hall
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 47:386-401. 2004
  4. ncbi Libertarian bioethics and religion: the case of H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr
    Michael S Merry
    4805 Agate Lane, Madison, Wisconsin 53714, USA
    Bioethics 18:387-407. 2004
  5. ncbi Moral philosophy and theology: why is there so little difference for Roman Catholics?
    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Department of Philosophy, Rice University, 6100 South Main St, MS 14, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Christ Bioeth 9:315-29. 2003
  6. doi Secular privilege, religious disadvantage
    Linda Woodhead
    Department of Religious Studies, University of Lancaster
    Br J Sociol 59:53-8. 2008
  7. ncbi Religious individualization or secularization? Testing hypotheses of religious change--the case of Eastern and Western Germany
    Detlef Pollack
    European University Viadrina
    Br J Sociol 58:603-32. 2007
  8. ncbi [Witch-hunts in the Pays de Vaud (1430-1530): a summary of research]
    Martine Ostorero
    Schweiz Z Gesch 52:109-14. 2002
  9. ncbi [Secularism and religion]
    P Grollet
    Rev Med Brux 27:414-8. 2006
  10. ncbi Religious observance and acute coronary syndrome in predominantly Muslim Albania: a population-based case-control study in Tirana
    Genc Burazeri
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital Centre Mother Teresa, Tirana, Albania
    Ann Epidemiol 18:937-45. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Female Condom Use in South African College Students
    Joanne Mantell; Fiscal Year: 2008
  2. RELIGION, AGING, AND HEALTH
    Neal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Religion, Aging, and Mexican American Health
    Neal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications136 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Which medical ethics for the 21st century?
    Dianne N Irving
    Pontifical Faculty, The Dominican House of Studies, Washington, DC, USA
    Linacre Q 70:46-59. 2003
  2. ncbi Medicine and the biomedical sciences after God: do right-worshipping Christians know more than others about the content of morality?
    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Department of Philosophy MS 14, Rice University, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Christ Bioeth 8:209-19. 2002
  3. ncbi Conceptualizing "religion": How language shapes and constrains knowledge in the study of religion and health
    Daniel E Hall
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 47:386-401. 2004
    ..Contrary to common understanding, the secularism essential to the Enlightenment paradigm does not enjoy any special privilege over religious ways of seeing the ..
  4. ncbi Libertarian bioethics and religion: the case of H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr
    Michael S Merry
    4805 Agate Lane, Madison, Wisconsin 53714, USA
    Bioethics 18:387-407. 2004
    ..The author wishes to question some of the conclusions that Engelhardt reaches as they touch upon moral frameworks, pluralism, and a 'secular' bioethics...
  5. ncbi Moral philosophy and theology: why is there so little difference for Roman Catholics?
    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Department of Philosophy, Rice University, 6100 South Main St, MS 14, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Christ Bioeth 9:315-29. 2003
    ..The reduction of Roman Catholic moral theology and bioethics to secular bioethics is explored, as well as the necessity of the unique knowledge possessed by Christians for adequate end-of-life decision-making...
  6. doi Secular privilege, religious disadvantage
    Linda Woodhead
    Department of Religious Studies, University of Lancaster
    Br J Sociol 59:53-8. 2008
  7. ncbi Religious individualization or secularization? Testing hypotheses of religious change--the case of Eastern and Western Germany
    Detlef Pollack
    European University Viadrina
    Br J Sociol 58:603-32. 2007
    ..Religious individualization is only a component of the predominant secularization process...
  8. ncbi [Witch-hunts in the Pays de Vaud (1430-1530): a summary of research]
    Martine Ostorero
    Schweiz Z Gesch 52:109-14. 2002
  9. ncbi [Secularism and religion]
    P Grollet
    Rev Med Brux 27:414-8. 2006
  10. ncbi Religious observance and acute coronary syndrome in predominantly Muslim Albania: a population-based case-control study in Tirana
    Genc Burazeri
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital Centre Mother Teresa, Tirana, Albania
    Ann Epidemiol 18:937-45. 2008
    ..We aimed to assess the association of religious observance with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in a predominantly Muslim population...
  11. ncbi Different perceptions and attitudes regarding prenatal testing among service providers and consumers in Israel
    Anat Mishori Dery
    Genetics Institute, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Community Genet 10:242-51. 2007
    ..The increasing number of prenatal tests for fetal abnormalities calls for a prenatal care policy which will reflect not only medical values, but also the needs and attitudes of the services' consumers...
  12. pmc Attributes of colleges and schools of pharmacy in the United States
    David A Knapp
    University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Rockville, MD 20850 3480, USA
    Am J Pharm Educ 73:96. 2009
    ..To compare the attributes of US colleges and schools of pharmacy and describe the extent of change to the pharmacy education enterprise associated with the addition of new schools...
  13. ncbi Christian bioethics and the Church's political worship
    Robert Song
    Department of Theology and Religion, University of Durham, Durham, UK
    Christ Bioeth 11:333-48. 2005
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  14. ncbi Secularised bioethics and the passion of religion
    Alastair V Campbell
    Centre for Ethics in Medicine, University of Bristol, 73 St Michael s Hill, Bristol BS2 8BH, UK
    New Rev Bioeth 1:117-126. 2003
  15. ncbi [The religious convictions in the argumentation bioethics. Two different secularists perspectives: Sádaba and Habermas-Rawls]
    Juan Manuel Burgos Velasco
    Asociación Española de Personalismo
    Cuad Bioet 19:29-41. 2008
    ..Only the second perspective put the bases for a fruitful and calm dialogue in the bioethical area...
  16. ncbi [How to live together with our differences]
    Philippe Lazar
    J Soc Biol 200:273-5. 2006
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  17. ncbi Why secular humanism is wrong about assisted suicide
    Wesley J Smith
    Discovery Institute, USA
    Free Inq 23:31-2. 2003
  18. ncbi Spiritual needs among patients with chronic pain diseases and cancer living in a secular society
    Arndt Bussing
    Quality of Life, Spirituality and Coping, Center for Integrative Medicine, Faculty of Health, Witten Herdecke University, Herdecke Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies FRIAS, Freiburg
    Pain Med 14:1362-73. 2013
    ..While most studies focus on patients with advanced stages of disease, we intended to identify unmet spiritual needs in patients with chronic pain diseases and cancer living in a secular society...
  19. ncbi Young people's topography of musical functions: personal, social and cultural experiences with music across genders and six societies
    Diana Boer
    School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Jacobs University Bremen, Bremen, Germany
    Int J Psychol 47:355-69. 2012
    ..Cultural values, such as individualism-collectivism and secularism-traditionalism, can help explain cross-cultural differences in the uses of music...
  20. ncbi Secular trends and latitude gradients in the male-female ratio at birth in Yugoslavia and the ex-Yugoslavian States
    Victor Grech
    Department of Paediatrics, Mater Dei Hospital, Malta
    Acta Medica (Hradec Kralove) 56:47-51. 2013
    ..Latitude gradients and secular trends in Europe and North America have been found in the male-female ratio at birth (M/F: male births divided by total births) which approximates 0.515...
  21. ncbi Preferences for different life-sustaining treatments among elderly persons in Israel
    S Carmel
    Sociology of Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negey, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 52:S97-102. 1997
    ..This is explained by the fact that the public's main source of information is television dramas, and that there is a lack of communication about the use of LST among physicians and patients and their families...
  22. ncbi Gardens of stone: searching for evidence of secularization and acceptance of death in grave inscriptions from 1900-2009
    Keith A Anderson
    College of Social Work, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210 1162, USA
    Omega (Westport) 63:359-71. 2011
    ..These findings are further discussed in light of the continued evolution of death memorials...
  23. ncbi A historical overview of the developing medical ethics culture in the new Jewish settlement in Israel during the years 1840-1914
    Orit Navot
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O B 221, Omer, Israel 84965
    Eubios J Asian Int Bioeth 13:51-3. 2003
  24. ncbi [The role of ancient astrology in preparation for a secular natural science and medicine]
    Markham J Geller
    Topoi Excellence Cluster, Freie Universitat Berlin, Topoi Haus, Hittorfstrasse 18, 14195 Berlin
    Sudhoffs Arch 95:158-69. 2011
    ..The secularisation of science was not universally accepted among ancient scholars, and the irony is that somewhat similar reservations accompanied the reception of modern quantum physics...
  25. ncbi The ordination of bioethicists as secular moral experts
    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Philosophy, Rice University, USA
    Soc Philos Policy 19:59-82. 2002
  26. ncbi The world's first secular autonomous nursing school against the power of the churches
    Michel Nadot
    Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Nurs Inq 17:118-27. 2010
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  27. ncbi Religiosity, spirituality, social support, health behaviour and dental caries among 35- to 44-year-old Jerusalem adults: a proposed conceptual model
    A Zini
    Department of Community Dentistry, Hebrew University Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Caries Res 46:368-75. 2012
    ..In this study this association was mediated by extrinsic (i.e. social support) and intrinsic (i.e. spirituality) pathways...
  28. ncbi [Analysis on the background of arising of Evidence-based medicine]
    Yu Xie
    China Center for Evidence Based Medicine, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 40:149-54. 2010
    ..The background of EBM included: (1) risk control of medical techniques at the 70s of 20th Century; (2) ethical ideas of Protestant, including secularism, rationalism and utilitarianism; (3) British positivism and its tradition.
  29. ncbi Of faculties, fallacies, and freedom: dilemma and irony in the secularization of American psychology
    Russell D Kosits
    Gordon College
    Hist Psychol 7:340-66. 2004
    ..Offering no viable alternative to fill the moral void, the New Psychology appeared at times conflicted with its new deterministic identity...
  30. ncbi Politics, religion and gender equality in contemporary Mexico: women's sexuality and reproductive rights in a contested secular state
    Ana Amuchástegui
    Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana Xochimilco, Mexico
    Third World Q 31:989-1005. 2010
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  31. ncbi Secular and religious: the intrinsic doubleness of analytical psychology and the hegemony of naturalism in the social sciences
    Roderick Main
    University of Essex, UK
    J Anal Psychol 58:366-86. 2013
    ..secular and religious perspective can be seen as part of Jung's own critique of the hegemony of naturalism and secularism, which for Jung has profound social as well as clinical relevance...
  32. ncbi [Secular bioethics and religious bioethics. Keys to a contemporary argument]
    M Cruz Díaz de Terán Velasco
    Dpto Derecho Público e Instituciones Jurídicas Básicas, Edif Bibliotecas, Campus Universitario, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Navarre, Spain
    Cuad Bioet 23:179-93. 2012
    ..The article ends with some conclusions...
  33. ncbi Betrayal
    Mariam Rawi
    Revolutionary Association of Women of Afghanistan
    Reprod Health Matters 12:116-9. 2004
    ..Revolutionary Association of Women of Afghanistan (RAWA) is continuing its efforts towards freedom, democracy, secularism and women's rights. Afghan women cannot fight for their rights without education...
  34. ncbi The impact of German-speaking academicians on higher education in Turkey
    Koray Ozduman
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Acibadem University, Istanbul, Turkey
    World Neurosurg 79:25-31. 2013
    ..German-speaking academicians have played a very important role during the creation of the modern secular university in Turkey. This is a short analysis of this period...
  35. pmc Conflicts between conservative Christian institutions and secular groups in sub-Saharan Africa: ideological discourses on sexualities, reproduction and HIV/AIDS
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Glob Public Health 6:S192-209. 2011
    ..We conclude by identifying topics for dialogue between these viewpoints that should facilitate cooperation by expanding the generally acceptable HIV/AIDS prevention methods, especially the use of condoms...
  36. ncbi [Autopsies of the real: resurrecting the dead]
    Noël Valis
    Yale University
    Asclepio 63:349-78. 2011
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  37. ncbi Dharma and medical ethics
    Sridevi Seetharam
    Pathologist and Bioethicist, Director, Research Division Health, Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement, Saragur, HD Kote Taluk, Mysore District 571 121 INDIA e mail
    Indian J Med Ethics 10:226-31. 2013
    ..However, this is changing due to the current trend of secularism. Hindu philosophies are among the oldest philosophies that are still thriving, and this article explores these ..
  38. ncbi Familial resemblance in religiousness in a secular society: a twin study
    Dorte Hvidtjørn
    Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Twin Res Hum Genet 16:544-53. 2013
    ..We found a small tendency for increasing genetic influence with increasing age for some religious items, but not for all...
  39. ncbi [Medical professionalism: historical and religious aspects]
    José Adolfo Rodríguez P
    Departamento de Endocrinologia, Escuela de Medicina, Facultad de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 134:381-4. 2006
    ..This happens at a time when certitudes are questioned or abandoned, relativism and secularism pervade culture, and traditional medical values are challenged...
  40. ncbi Spatial distribution and secular trends in the epidemiology of Alzheimer's disease
    Lawrence J Whalley
    Institute of Applied Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Aberdeen AB25 2ZH, UK
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 22:1-10, vii. 2012
    ..A life-course approach to dementia pathophysiology may help to elucidate the nature and timing of interventions that might delay dementia onset...
  41. ncbi Property rights, genes, and common good
    Esther D Reed
    J Relig Ethics 34:41-67. 2006
    ..Grotius's writings serve to correct the overemphasis in modern liberalism on individual rights, and have practical application to the debate concerning the reduction of the human genome to the status of private property...
  42. ncbi What are the limits of bioethics in a culturally pluralistic society?
    Kerry Bowman
    Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto
    J Law Med Ethics 32:664-9. 2004
  43. ncbi A mission to convert
    H Allen Orr
    University of Rochester
    New York Rev Books 54:21-4. 2007
    ..Primarily a review of Richard Dawkins' book, The God delusion (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2006)...
  44. ncbi Hospice and the politics of spirituality
    Kathleen Garces-Foley
    Department of Philosophy, Theology, and Religious Studies, Marymount University, 2807 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22207 4299, USA
    Omega (Westport) 53:117-36. 2006
    ..The hospice literature is promoting spirituality to its own detriment by alienating potential patients and depriving religious patients of the resources that religious traditions and their affiliated religious communities have to offer...
  45. ncbi Secular values and the location of religion: a spatial analysis of an English medical centre
    Kim Knott
    School of Humanities, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Health Place 13:224-37. 2007
    ..Furthermore, we disclose the heterogeneity of values that comprise the secular worldview of one group of contemporary general practitioners...
  46. ncbi [Values, truth and good fortune]
    M Lutz
    Alexianer Krankenhaus für Psychiatrie, Psychotherapie und Neurologie, Koln
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 132:2754-8. 2007
  47. ncbi Can society take God's place--a reflection on Nursing's Social Policy
    Bruce Alan Boxer
    South Jersey Healthcare, Vineland, NJ, USA
    Nurs Forum 43:247-9. 2008
    ..This article is an opinion on the strength of and issues related to applying nursing's social contract...
  48. pmc Secular humanism and "scientific psychiatry"
    Thomas Szasz
    Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, US
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 1:E5. 2006
    ..Accordingly, I maintain that Secular Humanism is incompatible with the principles and practices of psychiatry...
  49. pmc The possibility of a universal declaration of biomedical ethics
    K M Hedayat
    Pediatric Intensive Care, Integrative Medicine, Sutton Children s Hospital, Christus Health Systems, Shreveport, LA 71101, USA
    J Med Ethics 33:17-20. 2007
    ..Most of these groups are composed of thinkers in the tradition of European secularism, and do not take into account the values of other ethical systems...
  50. doi Sexual politics, torture, and secular time
    Judith Butler
    Department of Rhetoric, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Br J Sociol 59:1-23. 2008
  51. ncbi Evolution and creationism in Middle Eastern education: a new perspective
    Elise K Burton
    Department of Middle Eastern Studies, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Evolution 65:301-4. 2011
    ..incorporate misleading assumptions regarding Islamic religious attitudes toward science as well as the nature of secularism in non-Western states...
  52. ncbi Ontologies of nursing in an age of spiritual pluralism: closed or open worldview?
    Barbara Pesut
    University of British Columbia Okanagan, BC, Canada V1V 1V7
    Nurs Philos 11:15-23. 2010
    ..I will conclude by arguing for a unified approach within nursing ethics rather than nursing ontology...
  53. ncbi Post Christian pastoral care: the wisdom of not knowing
    William Edwards Rev Blaine-Wallace
    Bates College, Lewiston, Maine, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 65:5.1-8. 2011
    ..This article makes public my reflections and offers ideas for a ministry of curiosity that is more conversant with an increasingly Post Christian society...
  54. ncbi Who pays for providing spiritual care in healthcare settings? The ethical dilemma of taxpayers funding holistic healthcare and the first amendment requirement for separation of church and state
    Carla Jean Pease Warnock
    Board of Global Ministries UMC, Tucker, GA 30084, USA
    J Relig Health 48:468-81. 2009
    ..FFRF) against the Veterans Administration, the ethical dilemma surfaces between taxpayers funding holistic healthcare and the first amendment requirement for separation of church and state...
  55. ncbi Nursing, religiosity, and end-of-life care: interconnections and implications
    Dana Bjarnason
    Ben Taub General Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 44:517-25. 2009
    ..When nurses understand their own beliefs and respect the religious practices and needs of patients and their families, it deepens the humanistic dimensions of the nurse-patient relationship...
  56. pmc Secular trends in neuroblastoma mortality before and after the cessation of national mass screening in Japan
    Kota Katanoda
    Cancer Information Services and Surveillance Division, Center for Cancer Control and Information Services, National Cancer Center, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    J Epidemiol 19:266-70. 2009
    ..In 2003, the Japanese government halted the national mass screening program for neuroblastoma (NB), which had been running since the mid-1980s. It is not known whether the NB mortality rate subsequently increased or decreased...
  57. ncbi The Arabic scale of death anxiety: some results from east and west
    Ahmed M Abdel-Khalek
    College of Social Sciences, Kuwait University
    Omega (Westport) 59:39-50. 2009
    ..either in the light of higher emotionally responsiveness of the Arab samples, differences in individualism and collectivism and in secularism in the countries, and the lower per capita income in the Arab countries except in Kuwait.
  58. pmc Growth and puberty in German children: is there still a positive secular trend?
    Bettina Gohlke
    Pädiatrische Endokrinologie und Diabetologie, Abteilung für Allgemeine Pädiatrie am Zentrum für Kinderheilkunde der Universität Bonn, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 106:377-82. 2009
    ..Possible causes of this secular trend include improvements in nutrition, hygiene, and health care. While the upward secular trend still continues in some parts of the world, it seems to be slowing in industrialized countries...
  59. ncbi The ethnic roots of class universalism: rethinking the "Russian" revolutionary elite
    Liliana Riga
    Department of Sociology, School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, Scotland EH8 9LD
    AJS 114:649-705. 2008
    ..politics, this article suggests that socialism's class universalism found affinity with those seeking secularism in response to religious tensions, a universalist politics where ethnic violence and sectarianism were ..
  60. pmc Religion and gender in a men's hospital and school of nursing, 1866-1969
    Barbra Mann Wall
    Barbara Bates Center for the Study of theHistory ofNursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nurs Res 58:158-65. 2009
    ..This article explores religious beliefs, practices, and representations of the Alexian Brothers, a religious order of Catholic nursing brothers, and the role of gender in this discourse...
  61. ncbi IQ and the values of nations
    Satoshi Kanazawa
    Department of Management, London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London, UK
    J Biosoc Sci 41:537-56. 2009
    ..The average intelligence of a population appears to be the strongest predictor of its level of liberalism, atheism and monogamy...
  62. ncbi Cholera and Kulturkampfi government decision making and the impetus to establish nursing as a secular occupation in Prussia in the 1870s
    Christoph Schweikardt
    Institute for Medical Ethics and History of Medicine, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Nurs Hist Rev 16:99-114. 2008
  63. ncbi In defence of the indefensible: an alternative to John Paley's reductionist, atheistic, psychological alternative to spirituality
    Steve Nolan
    The Princess Alice Hospice Trust Ltd, West End Lane, Esher, Surrey KT10 8NA, UK
    Nurs Philos 10:203-13. 2009
    ..I conclude with a definition and a description of empirically congruent spirituality...
  64. ncbi When was secularization? Dating the decline of the British churches and locating its cause
    Steve Bruce
    Department of Sociology, University of Aberdeen
    Br J Sociol 61:107-26. 2010
    ..We focus on the disruptive effects of the 1939-45 war on family formation and use survey data to argue for a staged model of decline that is compatible with the conventional gradual view of secularization...
  65. doi Secularism and coercive freedoms
    James A Beckford
    Department of Sociology, Warwick University
    Br J Sociol 59:41-5. 2008
  66. doi Troubling times: a comment on Judith Butler's 'Sexual politics, torture and secular time'
    Suki Ali
    Department of Sociology, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
    Br J Sociol 59:35-9. 2008
  67. ncbi Who lives? Who dies? The utility of Peter Singer
    Mark Oppenheimer
    Christ Century 119:24-9. 2002
  68. ncbi Christian bioethics, secular bioethics, and the claim to cultural authority
    David Solomon
    University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, USA
    Christ Bioeth 11:349-59. 2005
    ..At the end of the paper I will turn briefly to examine the question of how, in light of this discussion, a Christian bioethics might best be pursued...
  69. ncbi The deChristianization of Christian hospital chaplaincy: some bioethics reflections on professionalization, ecumenization, and secularization
    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Department of Philosophy, Rice University, 6100 South Main St, MS14, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Christ Bioeth 9:139-60. 2003
    ..These changes are exemplar of the profound recasting of the dominant moral culture with wide-ranging implications for bioethics...
  70. ncbi Religion in bioethics: a rebirth
    Kevin W Wildes
    Philosophy Department, Georgetown University, 37th and O Streets, NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Christ Bioeth 8:163-74. 2002
  71. ncbi Moral knowledge: some reflections on moral controversies, incompatible moral epistemologies, and the culture wars
    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Department of Philosophy MS 14, Rice University, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Christ Bioeth 10:79-103. 2004
    ..This article locates the bioethics of abortion within the theology of the Church of the first millennium, emphasizing that abortion was prohibited, whether or not one considered the embryo or fetus to be ensouled...
  72. ncbi Intermarriage and the demography of secularization
    David Voas
    Department of Sociological Studies, University of Sheffield
    Br J Sociol 54:83-108. 2003
    ..The theory also helps to explain why affiliation may fall most quickly where there is most religious diversity...
  73. ncbi Defining spirituality: multiple uses and murky meanings of an incredibly popular term
    Lucy Bregman
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 58:157-67. 2004
  74. ncbi Is religious devotion relevant to the doctor-patient relationship?
    Farr A Curlin
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    J Fam Pract 53:632-6. 2004
  75. ncbi The effects of religious versus secular education on suicide ideation and suicidal attitudes in adolescents in Turkey
    Mehmet Eskin
    Adnan Menderes University, School of Medicine, Dept of Psychiatry, Aydin, Turkey
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:536-42. 2004
    ..Deduced from religious commitment, social integration, networking and stigma perspectives, the study tested five specific predictions...
  76. ncbi The terminally ill--secular and Jewish ethical aspects
    A Steinberg
    Center for Medical Ethics, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Israel
    Isr J Med Sci 30:130-5. 1994
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  77. ncbi Must the Church be mute lest its truths be distorted? A response to Engelhardt
    Edmund D Pellegrino
    Center for Clinical Bioethics, Georgetown University Medical Center, 4000 Reservoir Rd NW, Suite 238, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Christ Bioeth 8:43-7. 2002
  78. ncbi Can physicians' care be neutral regarding religion?
    Daniel E Hall
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
    Acad Med 79:677-9. 2004
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  79. ncbi Catholic hospitals and modern culture: a challenging relationship
    Martien A M Pijnenburg
    Department of Ethics, Philosophy, and History of Medicine, University Medical Center Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Natl Cathol Bioeth Q 4:73-88. 2004
  80. ncbi Bioethics and religions: religious traditions and understandings of morality, health, and illness
    Leigh Turner
    Biomedical Ethics Unit, Department of Social Studies of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Health Care Anal 11:181-97. 2003
    ....
  81. ncbi From agape to organs: religious difference between Japan and America in judging the ethics of transplant
    William R LaFleur
    Japanese Studies, 847 Williams Hall, The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6305, USA
    Zygon 37:623-42. 2002
    ..Many Japanese, largely Buddhist and Confucian in their orientation, view these changed valorizations as neither necessary nor patently more ethical than those of their own traditions...
  82. ncbi Beyond a culture of life: why philosophy cannot restore Christendom
    I Julian Anitei
    Center for Ethics, Culture, and the Environment, P O Box 2482, Homer, AK 99603, USA
    Christ Bioeth 8:91-8. 2002
  83. ncbi Sex, politics, and religion: why AIDS is a secular issue
    D William Cameron
    J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 3:6. 2004
  84. ncbi Laïcité in hospitals
    Sebastien Tassy
    Lancet 363:1401-2. 2004
  85. ncbi The new genetic technologies: why a theological perspective is necessary
    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Department of Philosophy, Rice University, Texas, USA
    Rev Rom Bioet 1:23-30. 2003
    ..Absent a theological point of orientation, medicine and the genetic technology are left with more power than ever but no clear moral sense of how to use that power...
  86. ncbi Bioethics for thresholders: a brief introduction
    Corinna Delkeskamp-Hayes
    European Programs, International Studies in Philosophy and Medicine, Buchbergstrasse 17, 63579 Freigericht, Germany
    Christ Bioeth 8:275-82. 2002
  87. ncbi The physician's conscience, conscience clauses, and religious belief: a Catholic perspective
    Edmund D Pellegrino
    Center for Clinical Bioethics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
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  88. ncbi Edward B. Aveling: the people's Darwin
    Suzanne Paylor
    Nineteenth Century Serials Edition Project, Birkbeck College, University of London, 26 Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London, UK WC1B 5DQ
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  89. ncbi Ditching religion and reality
    Richard M Doerflinger
    U S Conference of Catholic Bishops, USA
    Am J Bioeth 2:31-2. 2002
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    Nat Hentoff
    Village Voice, USA
    Free Inq 25:33-5. 2005
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    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Department of Philosophy, Rice University, Houston, Texas, USA
    Camb Q Healthc Ethics 11:7-16. 2002
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    Lisa Sowle Cahill
    J Relig Ethics 31:363-98. 2003
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  93. ncbi The person in secular and in Orthodox-Catholic bioethics
    T J Bole
    University of Texas at Austin, 2005 Poquito Street, Austin, TX 78722, USA
    Christ Bioeth 6:85-112. 2000
    ..This suggestion is confirmed by examination of the articles of Crosby, Glannon, Hoswepian, and Meador and Shuman...
  94. ncbi Critical care: why there is no global bioethics
    H T Engelhardt
    Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Med Philos 23:643-51. 1998
    ..Indeed, such an approach would be harmful. A concrete bioethics applicable across the world does not appear possible...
  95. ncbi Is spirituality a critical ingredient of meditation? Comparing the effects of spiritual meditation, secular meditation, and relaxation on spiritual, psychological, cardiac, and pain outcomes
    Amy B Wachholtz
    Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    J Behav Med 28:369-84. 2005
    ..They also tolerated pain almost twice as long as the other two groups...
  96. ncbi Lost in translation: religious arguments made secular
    Carson Strong
    University of Tennessee, USA
    Am J Bioeth 5:29-31; discussion W4-9. 2005
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    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Department of Philosophy, MS14, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005 USA
    Christ Bioeth 11:1-10. 2005
    ..The position taken on these issues will define the character of a Christian bioethics of care...
  98. ncbi Medicine, philosophy, and theology: Christian bioethics reconsidered
    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Department of Philosophy, Rice University, MS 14, 6100 Main St, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Christ Bioeth 8:105-17. 2002
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    Corinna Delkeskamp-Hayes
    International Studies in Philosophy and Medicine, Freigericht, Germany
    Christ Bioeth 11:93-132. 2005
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    H T Engelhardt
    Rice University, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Health Care Anal 9:283-97. 2001
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  101. ncbi The Catholic church and U.S. health care reform
    M V Angrosino
    Department of Anthropology University of South Florida, USA
    Med Anthropol Q 10:3-19. 1996
    ..The position of the church on health care is analyzed as a case study of how organized religion interacts with and attempts to influence social policy in a pluralistic society...

Research Grants4

  1. Female Condom Use in South African College Students
    Joanne Mantell; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If successful, this brief intervention should be widely replicable in other similar settings. ..
  2. RELIGION, AGING, AND HEALTH
    Neal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Included among these procedures are individual growth curve models and latent variable structural equation models. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. Religion, Aging, and Mexican American Health
    Neal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..To compare and contrast race differences in religiousness as well as race differences in the relationship between religion and health among older Whites, older Blacks, and older Mexican Americans. ..