Jeffrey Bishop

Dr. Jeffrey P. Bishop (MD, PhD) holds the Tenet Endowed Chair in Health Care Ethics at the Albert Gnaegi Center for Health Care Ethics where he teaches philosophy, ethics, and theology. He is the author of The Anticipatory Corpse: Medicine, Power, and the Care of the Dying (Notre Dame Press, 2011).


Volume 142

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Guests on Volume 142: Stanley Hauerwas, on writing letters to his godson about the virtues; Perry L. Glanzer and Nathan F. Alleman, on the fragmentation of modern higher education and why we need theology to unify universities; Jeffrey Bishop, on how modern medicine shapes an inadequate understanding of the human body; Alan Jacobs, on how contemporary communications media discourage charitable thinking; D. C. Schindler, on the diabolical nature of the modern understanding of freedom; and Marianne Wright, on how the gospel comes through in the writings of George MacDonald.