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Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Culture Records

Identifier: CEC

Scope and Contents

Records of the Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Culture, including 94 VHS video tapes of conferences: "Culture of Death" (2000), "Culture of Life" (2001), "From Death to Life" (2002), "Formation and Renewal" (2003), "Epiphanies of Beauty" (2004), "J. Philip Clarke Medical Ethics Conferences" (1988, 1990, 1991, 1993-1997), "Catholic Culture Lecture Series" (2004), "Looking Back, Looking Forward: Ethical Reflections in a Changing Cultural Landscape" (2004), and "Arthur J. Schmitt Lecture Series" (2004); also photographs and digital data.


  • Creation: 1986-2004.


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Conditions Governing Use

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Biographical / Historical

The Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Culture is (to quote its mission statement) a "center for scholarly reflection within the Catholic intellectual and moral tradition" which supports "appropriately focused scholarly research in ethics and its dissemination in the classroom and the broader culture."


7 linear feet.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Files on recent conferences came from the Center for Ethics and Culture; earlier medical ethics conferences were sponsored by the Alumni Association.

Legal Status


Notre Dame: Center for Ethics and Culture Records
University of Notre Dame Archives
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Archives Repository

607 Hesburgh Library
Notre Dame Indiana 46556 United States
(574) 631-6448