Decision-making processes among contemporary 'ulama':Islamic embryology and the discussion of frozen embryos

Dublin Core

Title

Decision-making processes among contemporary 'ulama':Islamic embryology and the discussion of frozen embryos

Author

Eich, Thomas

Publisher

2008/00/00

Language

English

Publication Date

20080000

Primary Classification

4.4

Secondary Classification

4.4;1.2;18.5.4

Primary keywords

beginning of life--[pri];embryo research--[pri];embryos--[pri];Islamic ethics--[pri];modern Muslim religious scholars--[pri];sharia--[pri]

Secondary keywords

blastocysts;cryopreservation;embryo disposition;embryonic development;historical aspects;in vitro fertilization;Islamic councils;modern history

Subject

Islamic Fiqh Academy;Islamic Organization for Medical Sciences (IOMS);Twentieth Century

Journal Article

Brockopp, Jonathan E.; Eich, Thomas, eds. Muslim Medical Ethics: From Theory to Practice. Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 2008: 61-77

Primary Document Type

c

Call Number

R725.59 .M87 2008

Series

Studies in comparative religion series

Bibliography

55 fn.

ISBN

9781570037535

Collection

Citation

“Decision-making processes among contemporary 'ulama':Islamic embryology and the discussion of frozen embryos,” Islamic Medical & Scientific Ethics, accessed July 22, 2024, http://imse.ibp.georgetown.domains/items/show/34280.