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Joe Fletcher’s Clone

From the March 1999 Print Edition

Gregory Pence’s Who’s Afraid of Human Cloning? is one of the first book-length defenses of the ethics of cloning human beings written by a philosophically trained bioethicist since the announcement in Britain of a successful experiment in cloning an adult animal. After surprisingly . . . . Continue Reading »

A Public Prophet?

From the February 1999 Print Edition

For the Nations: Essays Evangelical and Public by John Howard Yoder Eerdmans, 240 pages, $28 This book collects twelve essays, most of them previously unpublished, by the eminent Mennonite theologian John Howard Yoder, who died at age seventy just before New Year’s Day 1998 [see Stanley . . . . Continue Reading »