TITLE

Faith vs. Statistics

AUTHOR(S)
Colson, Charles
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Christianity Today;Feb2003, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p144
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the issues concerning embryonic stem-cell research. Ethical aspects of embryonic stem-cell research; Stance of actor Christopher Reeve on embryonic stem-cell research; Religious aspects of the issue.
ACCESSION #
8947391

 

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