RELIGIOUS AND ETHICAL ASPECTS OF ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION
Grigoriy Gennadievich Khubulava – Candidate of Science (Philosophy), Assistant Lecturer of the Department of Ethics at the Institute of Philosophy at St. Petersburg State University.
The article discusses religious and ethical aspects of organ transplantation. The doctrines of secular and religious ethics concerning the compatibility postulates as regards the inviolability of the dead bodies and the practical employment of bodies of the deceased are compared.
illness, disability, death, ethics, medicine, organ transplantation.