Bioethics in Culture

From Hollywood and the silver screen to television sitcoms, the latest best seller, and the nightly news, bioethical issues regularly manifest themselves in many areas of our everyday life and experience. Resources in Bioethics in Culture explore the various ways in which news media, entertainment industries, and contemporary culture interact with and represent ethical issues arising from developments in medicine, science, and technology.

SUGGESTED RESOURCES

  • Andy Crouch, Culture Making: Recovering Our Creative Calling. Downers Grove, IL: IVP, 2013.
  • Andy Crouch and Amy Crouch, The Tech-Wise Family, Grand Rapids: Baker, 2017.
  • Bart Cusveller et al. The Matrix Reformed: Science Fiction, Technology, and Christian Philosophy. Sioux Center, IA, Dordt College Press, 2011.
  • Christina Bieber Lake, Prophets of the Posthuman: American Fiction, Biotechnology, and the Ethics of Personhood. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame, 2013.
  • Kevin Vanhoozer, Charles Anderson, and Michael Sleasman, eds. Everyday Theology: How to Read Cultural Texts and Interpret Trends. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2007.