Religion and Bioethics An Analysis of the Impact of Theological and Textualist Approaches to the Discipline

مقالۀ پژوهشی | صفحات: ۱ - ۱۱
  • محمد راسخ - 1. مركز تحقيقات ريزفناوری زيستی، پژوهشكدۀ فن‌آوری‌های نوين علوم پزشكی جهاددانشگاهی-ابن‌سينا، تهران، ايران. 2. استاد فلسفه و حقوق، دانشگاه شهيد بهشتی، تهران، ايران []
  • امیرحسین خداپرست - استادیار موسسۀ پژوهشی حکمت و فلسفه ایران، تهران، ایران


Background: Application of modern medical and bio sciences and also that of modern biotechnologies to human life, during the last decades, have left impact on and indeed changed traditional religious and moral attitudes. Use of such sciences and technologies has given rise to unprecedented moral and religious discussions which could not be justified and fruitful without taking into consideration of foundations of moral judgments. This is more significant in Islamic societies in which religion plays a considerable role in formation of moral beliefs and legal rules.
Methods: This research is a philosophical study by means of conceptual and critical analysis.
Results: Taking into account recent biotechnological developments and normative problems arising from them, it is necessary to study religious and moral approaches to these problems and evaluate various types of theorizing on bioethical problems.
Conclusion: In this paper, upon discussing and evaluating (religious) theological and textualist approaches to bioethics, it is attempted to put forth a justifiable religious approach to bioethical problems.


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Rasekh M, Khodaparast AH. Religion and Bioethics An Analysis of the Impact of Theological and Textualist Approaches to the Discipline. Iran J Biomed Law Ethics. 2020;2(1):1-11.

Rasekh M, Khodaparast AH. Religion and Bioethics An Analysis of the Impact of Theological and Textualist Approaches to the Discipline. Iran J Biomed Law Ethics. 2020;2(1):1-11.