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By Yuval Levin,Thomas W. Merrill,Adam Schulman

Leon R. Kass has been supporting americans higher comprehend the human for over 4 decades_as a instructor, author, student, public champion of the arts, and defender of human dignity. From bioethics to civic schooling, from analyzing the Bible to weighing the ethical implications of contemporary technology, Kass has provided knowledge, advice, and guideline. during this quantity, fifteen of Kass's admirers, together with scholars, colleagues, and acquaintances, honor his paintings by means of reflecting at the huge diversity of topics to which he has dedicated his life's paintings. a number of the essays provide interpretations of serious works of literature and philosophy from Homer, Sophocles, and Plato to Rousseau, Franklin, Jane Austen, Hawthorne, and Henry James. Others research the importance of Leon Kass's paintings as a bioethicist and Chairman of the President's Council on Bioethics and as an interpreter of the booklet of Genesis. The essays gathered in Apples of Gold in images of Silver provide a feeling of the breadth of Kass's pursuits and insights and of the impact he has had on generations of students. The reader is extra conversant in the occupation of Leon R. Kass by way of a biographical creation and a accomplished directory of his released writings and the classes he has taught.

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