Subject: Social Science

A Catholic Guide to Ethical Clinical Research By Catholic Medical Association
67 pages | ISBN 978-0-935372-53-3
Paper Paper Retail Price: $9.95



A Catholic Guide to Ethical Clinical Research

This small volume is designed to provoke thought about key question in modern research ethics and attempts to resolve a series of real-life cases in research ethics by applying four key principles of the moral life, namely, truth, respect for life, the integrity of persons, and the conjoined ideas of generosity and justice.

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Affirming Love, Avoiding AIDS: What Africa Can Teach the West By Jokin de Irala and Matthew Hanley
256 pages | ISBN 9780935372564
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Affirming Love, Avoiding AIDS: What Africa Can Teach the West

Using abundant evidence drawn from the latest scientific research, Hanley and de Irala show that the most effective method of combating AIDS is through sexual abstinence and fidelity in marriage.

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An Evening with <em>National Review</em>: Some Memorable Articles from the First Five Years By Dorothy Sayers, Gary Wills, James Jackson Kilpatrick, Priscilla L. Buckley, Russell Kirk, Whittaker Chambers and William F. Buckley
112 pages | ISBN 978-0-9758998-4-7
Paper Paper Retail Price: $19.95



An Evening with National Review: Some Memorable Articles from the First Five Years

First published in 1960 to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of Bill Buckley’s brash, consequential magazine of opinion, An Evening with National Review: Some Memorable Articles from the First Five Years is republished, in its exact form, for the enjoyment of today’s conservatives, who can see why the great writers who made National Review their journalistic home in the late 1950s remain worthwhile, entertaining, and timeless.

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Catholic Health Care Ethics: A Manual for Practitioners By Albert S. Moraczewski, Edward J. Furton and Peter J. Cataldo
466 pages | ISBN 978-0-935372-54-0
Paper Paper Retail Price: $59.95



Catholic Health Care Ethics: A Manual for Practitioners

More than thirty authors, who are experts in their fields, examine moral action theory, key ethical principles, ethics committees, the embryo and fetus, contraception, reproductive technologies, and numerous other topics.

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Does the Shape of Families Shape Faith? Calling the Churches to Confront the Impact of Family Change By Elizabeth Marquardt
120 pages | ISBN 978-1-931764-37-7
Paper Paper Retail Price: $10.00



Does the Shape of Families Shape Faith? Calling the Churches to Confront the Impact of Family Change

Social scientists, psychologists, and practical theologians come together to offer new findings on how growing up in a divorced family impacts religious formation, with implications for faith communities.

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Generosity Unbound: How American Philanthropy Can Strengthen the Economy and Expand the Middle Class By Claire Gaudiani
294 pages | ISBN 9781931764193 9781931764186 9781931764216
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Generosity Unbound: How American Philanthropy Can Strengthen the Economy and Expand the Middle Class

In Generosity Unbound, Claire Gaudiani mounts a spirited defense of philanthropic freedom addressed to conservatives, liberals and centrists. She acknowledges the good intentions of those who favor greater regulation of private philanthropy, but powerfully demonstrates the dangers of this approach.

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Handbook on Critical Life Issues, Revised Third Edition By John A. Leies
285 pages | ISBN 9780935372472
Paper Paper Retail Price: $24.95



Handbook on Critical Life Issues, Revised Third Edition

This popular classroom text appears in a revised third edition with updates on nutrition and hydration, the persistent vegetative state, stem cell research, euthanasia, important court rulings, and many other topics critical to today’s health care profession.

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Hardwired to Connect: The New Scientific Case for Authoritative Communities By Commission on Children at Risk
84 pages | ISBN 978-1-931764-04-9
Paper Paper Retail Price: $7.00



Hardwired to Connect: The New Scientific Case for Authoritative Communities

This pioneering report draws upon a large body of recent research showing that children are biologically primed (“hardwired”) for enduring connections to others and for moral and spiritual meaning.

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Live the Truth: The Moral Legacy of John Paul II in Catholic Health Care By Edward J. Furton
343 pages | ISBN 9780935372496
Paper Paper Retail Price: $24.95



Live the Truth: The Moral Legacy of John Paul II in Catholic Health Care

An appreciation for the papacy of John Paul II, this volume was produced shortly after his death on April 2, 2005. Two of his encyclicals come in for close examination, namely Evangelium vitae, the great essay on the good of human life, and Veritatis splendor, the Pope’s examination of act of moral judgment.

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Mother Bodies, Father Bodies: How Parenthood Changes Us from the Inside Out By Kathleen A. Kovner Kline and W. Bradford Wilcox
120 pages | ISBN 978-1-931764-36-0
Paper Paper Retail Price: $7.00



Mother Bodies, Father Bodies: How Parenthood Changes Us from the Inside Out

Do the words “mother” and “father” mean the same thing or different things? If there are differences, do those differences matter?

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