• Aquinas, wisdom ethics and the new genetics

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; Chester College of Higher Education (T & T Clark, 2003-02-01)
      This book chapter discusses how virtue ethics can bring a fresh approach to theological debates relating to genetics. Virtue ethics, which focuses on the agent first, rather than the possible outcomes of specific ethics problems encourages ongoing moral attention and re-examination of attitudes and beliefs.
    • Are animals moral? Taking soundings through vice, virtue, conscience and imago Dei

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; University of Chester (SCM Press, 2009-02-28)
      This book chapter discusses the moral stautus of non-human animals and the extent to which it matters to humans. It focuses on animals emotions and complex behaviour, the works of Thomas Aquinas and Alasdair MacIntyre, virtue ethics, anthropomorphism, conscience, and human distinctiveness as imago Dei.
    • Biology and theology today: Exploring the boundaries

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; Chester College of Higher Education (SCM Press, 2001-04-01)
      This book discusses advances in biology such as genetics and environmental issues within a theological framework. It focuses on historical issues, probing scientific practice, genetic engineering, the response of the various Christian churches to new advances in genetics, and theological issues in cloning and genetic engineering.It also discusses Gaia as an alternative environmental science and feminist approach to science and religion.
    • Christ and evolution: Wonder and wisdom

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; University of Chester (SCM Press, 2009-02-18)
      This book is about Christian theology and evolution.
    • Development and environment: in dialogue with liberation theology

      Deane-Drummond, Celia (Blackwell, 1997-06)
      This article discusses the relationship between environmental issues and liberation theology and focuses on how liberation theology can contribute to the current debate over an inclusive enviromental theology.
    • Does sustainable development have a future?

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; University of Chester (T & T Clark, 2011-06-23)
      This chapter discusses ideas of Western social justice and the moral urgency to deal with the issue of climate change in the developing world.
    • Eco-theology

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; University of Chester (Darton, Longman & Todd, 2008-06-23)
      This book discusses trends in ecology and environment, economics and environmental justice, eco-theology in different parts of the world, Biblical eco-theology, eco-theology and Christology, and eco-Feminist theology.
    • Ecology in Jurgen Moltmann's theology

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; Chester College of Higher Education (The Edwin Mellen Press, 1997-09-30)
      This book discusses and assesses theological contexts of Jurgen Moltmann's ecological doctrine of creation and his work God in creation. It is a revised version of a PhD thesis at the University of Manchester in 1992.
    • The ethics of nature

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; University College Chester (Blackwell, 2003-11-18)
      This book discusses humanity's treatment of the natural world from a Christian perspective. It includes debates on environmental ethics, animal ethics, the ethics of biotechnology, cloning, Gaia, and feminism and the ethics of nature.
    • Fabricated humans? Human genetics, ethics and the Christian wisdom tradition

      Deane-Drummond, Celia (Blackwell, 2005-11-11)
      This article discusses moral and ethical issues surrounding genetic screening and testing and argues that principles of Christian ethics and wisdom can guide this debate.
    • Futurenatural? A future of science through the lens of wisdom

      Deane-Drummond, Celia (2007-11-21)
      This article discusses genetic engineering and Christian theories of wisdom, particularly in relation in creation, redemption, and apocalyptic literature. It concludes by discussing a future of science through the lens of wisdom.
    • Gaia as science made myth: Implications for environmental ethics

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; University College Chester (T & T Clark, 1996)
      This article discusses the Gaia hypothesis - the earth as a giant ecosystem. It comments on scientific models of Gaia (the interconnected model, the homeostatic process model, the cooperative evolutionary model, the ideological/technological model) and ambiguous ethical implications. The article particularly comments on the work of James Lovelock.
    • Genetic engineering for a new earth?

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; Chester College of Higher Education (Grove Books, 1999-07-01)
      This book discusses the ethics of genetic engineering. It covers the advantages and disadvantages of genetic engineering and genetic cloning, and ethical arguments for alternative strategies.
    • Genetic engineering for the environment: Ethical implications of the biotechnology revolution

      Deane-Drummond, Celia (Blackwell, 1995-07)
      This article discusses the environmental consequences of genetic engineering for agricultural purposes within a theological and philosophical framework. The advanatges and disadvantages of genetic engineering of crop plants are anlaysed. Theological aspects of genetic engineering and animals and nature are commented upon.
    • Genetic futures and our search for wisdom

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; University of Chester (Chester Academic Press, 2007-12-17)
      This book is about genetics and theology.
    • Genetically modified theology: The religious dimensions of public concerns about agricultural biotechnology

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; Grove-White, Robin; Szerszynski, Bronislaw (T & T Clark, 2003-02-01)
      This book chapter discusses human issues raised by genetically modified foods. The authors argue that public anxiety over GM foods has been misunderstood - public reaction can be seen as reasonable rather than irrational and emotional, concerns relate to the level of ontology and theology rather than physical health, and people are concerned about the spirit in which GM technology is being developed. The article includes analysis from focus groups.
    • Genetically modified theology: The religious dimensions of public concerns about agricultural biotechnology

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; Grove-White, Robin; Szerszynski, Bronislaw (T & T Clark, 2001)
      This article discusses human issues raised by genetically modified foods. The authors argue that public anxiety over GM foods has been misunderstood - public reaction can be seen as reasonable rather than irrational and emotional, concerns relate to the level of ontology and theology rather than physical health, and people are concerned about the spirit in which GM technology is being developed. The article includes analysis from focus groups.
    • Genetics and Christian ethics

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; University of Chester (Cambridge University Press, 2005-11-24)
      This book discusses ethical issues arising from developments in human genetics. It focuses on theological principles, eugenics, genetic testing and screening, genetic counselling, gene therapies, gene patenting, environmental ethics, and feminist concerns in relation to genetics.
    • A handbook in theology and ecology

      Deane-Drummond, Celia; Chester College of Higher Education (SCM Press, 1996-05-01)
      This book discusses Christian theology and environmental concerns. It focuses on practical issues of environmental concern, ecology and Bibical studies, ecology and Celtic Christianity, women and ecology, ecology and ethics, ecology and liturgy, ecology and Gaia, ecology and politics, and future directives for an ecological theology.