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Product Description: In Should We Live Forever? Christian ethicist Gilbert Meilaender puzzles over the implications of the medical advances that have lengthened the human life span, wrestling with what this quest for living longer means for our conception of living well and completely...read more

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9780802868695 | Eerdmans Pub Co, January 14, 2013, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: In Should We Live Forever?

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Product Description: In the face of continuing advances in medical research and treatment, bioethics remains a serious ongoing social concern. For nearly two decades Gilbert Meilaender’s Bioethics has offered discerning Christian guidance on a wide range of pressing issues in medical ethics...read more

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9780802867704 | 3 edition (Eerdmans Pub Co, January 6, 2013), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In the face of continuing advances in medical research and treatment, bioethics remains a serious ongoing social concern.
9780802829092 | 2 revised edition (Eerdmans Pub Co, December 15, 2004), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In the face of rapid advances in medical research and treatment, bioethics has become a serious social concern.
9780802842343 | Eerdmans Pub Co, September 1, 1996, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Looks at how Christian beliefs about the sanctity of life should influence modern medical ethics

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Product Description: Appeals to “human dignity” are at the core of many of the most contentious social and political issues of our time. But these appeals suggest different and at times even contradictory ways of understanding the term. Is dignity something we all share equally, and therefore the reason we all ought to be treated as equals? Or is it what distinguishes some greater and more admirable human beings from the rest? What notion of human dignity should inform our private judgments and our public life?In Neither Beast Nor God, Gilbert Meilaender elaborates the philosophical, social, theological, and political implications of the question of dignity, and suggests a path through the thicket...read more

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9781594032578 | Encounter Books, September 29, 2009, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Appeals to “human dignity” are at the core of many of the most contentious social and political issues of our time.

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Product Description: The Oxford Handbooks series is a major new initiative in academic publishing. Each volume offers an authoritative and up-to-date survey of original research in a particular subject area. Specially commissioned essays from leading figures in the discipline give critical examinations of the progress and direction of debates...read more
By Gilbert Meilaender (editor) and William Werpehowski (editor)

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9780199262113 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, October 20, 2005, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: The Oxford Handbooks series is a major new initiative in academic publishing.

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9780199227228 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, September 27, 2007, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The Oxford Handbooks series is a major new initiative in academic publishing.

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Product Description: What is Christian freedom, and how does it apply to such issues as vocation and biotechnology? Here Lutheran theologian and ethicist Gilbert Meilaender tackles these questions and others, such as the importance of memory and the role of suffering in our lives...read more

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9781587431937 | Brazos Pr, September 1, 2006, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: What is Christian freedom, and how does it apply to such issues as vocation and biotechnology?

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Product Description: Saint Augustine formulated the classic Christian understanding of desire, that "our hearts are restless until they rest in God." Gilbert Meilaender maintains that this frustrated desire lies at the heart of our existence. In The Way That Leads There he takes Augustine as a "conversation partner" for exploring subjects that human beings have wrestled with for centuries -- desire, duty, politics, sex, and grief...read more

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9780802832139 | Eerdmans Pub Co, July 5, 2006, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Saint Augustine formulated the classic Christian understanding of desire, that "our hearts are restless until they rest in God.

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Product Description: Foreword by Jean Bethke ElshtainThis important book is sure to foster informed public discussion about the death penalty by deepening readers' understanding of how religious beliefs and perspectives shape thiscontentious issue. Featuring a fair, balanced appraisal of its topic, Religion and the Death Penalty brings thoughtful religious reflection to bear on current challenges facing thecapital justice system...read more
By Mario Cuomo Budziszewski (contributor), John D. Carlson (editor), E. J. Dionne (contributor), Eric P. Elshtain (editor) and Erik C. Owens (editor)

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9780802821720 | Eerdmans Pub Co, August 1, 2004, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Foreword by Jean Bethke ElshtainThis important book is sure to foster informed public discussion about the death penalty by deepening readers' understanding of how religious beliefs and perspectives shape thiscontentious issue.

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Product Description: "A deeply meditated study of C.S. Lewis as a social philosopher. It does him good service. Avoiding unnecesaary biographical data, Meilaender concentrates rigoursly on Lewis' writings in an attempt to 'get at the heart of [his] vision of human community and his understanding of morality' ...read more

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9781573832687 | Regent College Pub, August 1, 2003, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: "A deeply meditated study of C.

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A collection of engaging and reflective sermons on the central Christian virtue of love is uniquely sensitive to the daily needs of individuals desiring to live faithfully in today's difficult world, focusing on the crucial role of love in fostering inner renewal, care for others, and personal longing for God. (view table of contents)

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9780802839527 | Eerdmans Pub Co, May 1, 2002, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A collection of engaging and reflective sermons on the central Christian virtue of love is uniquely sensitive to the daily needs of individuals desiring to live faithfully in today's difficult world, focusing on the crucial role of love in fostering inner renewal, care for others, and personal longing for God.

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Product Description: Penned by a leading ethicist, this book is about first things--the bond of a man and a woman in marriage, sexuality, parents and children, politics and its limits, the place of suffering in our lives, friendship, God, and the beauties of everyday life.

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9781882926367 | Isi Books, March 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Penned by a leading ethicist, this book is about first things--the bond of a man and a woman in marriage, sexuality, parents and children, politics and its limits, the place of suffering in our lives, friendship, God, and the beauties of everyday life.

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Product Description: Now with a new preface by the author, this a cclaimed book provides a unified introduction to C.S. Lewis'' social and ethical views. ' (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780802844927 | Eerdmans Pub Co, October 1, 1998, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Now with a new preface by the author, this a cclaimed book provides a unified introduction to C.

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Product Description: Sound yet gentle moral instruction for today's young adults is woven throughout this wonderful collection of twenty-four imaginary and imaginative letters from a mother to her daughter in college.

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9780802841117 | Eerdmans Pub Co, January 1, 1996, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: Sound yet gentle moral instruction for today's young adults is woven throughout this wonderful collection of twenty-four imaginary and imaginative letters from a mother to her daughter in college.

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By Michael Cromartie (editor), Nicholas Eberstadt (editor), Midge Mecter (editor), Gilbert Meilaender (editor) and Amartya Sen (editor)

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9780802808790 | Eerdmans Pub Co, July 1, 1995, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: Gilbert Meilaender here offers reflections on the moral life from within the life of faith. Drawing on such diverse sources as E.B. White, Alasdair MacIntyre, Augustine and Felix Salten, the author of "Bambi", Meilaender focuses on the particular shape of the Christian life as it pertains to the commitments of believers and to the way in which those commitments form moral vision...read more

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9780268009823 | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, June 1, 1991, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Gilbert Meilaender here offers reflections on the moral life from within the life of faith.

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9780268009830 | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, October 31, 1992, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Gilbert Meilaender here offers reflections on the moral life from within the life of faith.

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Features important information on today's most popular vitamins, minerals, and supplements to allow readers to assess their own health needs and warns about false cures, myths, and contraindications. Original. (view table of contents)

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9780028621166, titled "The Complete Idiot''s Guide to Vitamins and Minerals" | Alpha Books, January 1, 1998, cover price $16.95 | also contains The Complete Idiot''s Guide to Vitamins and Minerals | About this edition: Offers techniques for assessing one's vitamin and mineral needs, explores the functions, benefits, and risks of each essential vitamin and mineral, and dispels false cures and remedies
9780271008622 | Reprint edition (Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, April 1, 1992), cover price $30.95

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Product Description: Certain relationships are of profound importance for human life and of great significance for the moral life. In Friendship: A Study in Theological Ethics, Gilbert C. Meilaender explores some of the tension which Christian experience discovers in one such relationship, that of the bond of friendship...read more

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9780268009694 | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, December 1, 1985, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Certain relationships are of profound importance for human life and of great significance for the moral life.

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