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Medically Assisted Death.

Author/Creator:
Young, Robert.
Publication:
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (261 pages)
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Subjects:
Euthanasia -- Law and legislation.
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Electronic books.
Summary:
A wide-ranging discussion of the morality and legality of medically assisted death.
Contents:
Cover
Half-title
Title
Copyright
Dedication
Contents
Acknowledgments
CHAPTER 1 Introduction
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CHAPTER 2 A case for the legalisation of voluntary medically assisted death
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CHAPTER 3 Medical futility
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CHAPTER 4 Physician-assisted suicide
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CHAPTER 5 The sanctity of human life
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CHAPTER 6 Killing versus letting die, the doctrine of double effect, and palliative care for the dying
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CHAPTER 7 Professional integrity and voluntary medically assisted death
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CHAPTER 8 Competence and end-of-life decision making
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CHAPTER 9 Advance directives
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CHAPTER 10 Voluntary medically assisted death and slippery slope arguments
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CHAPTER 11 Non-voluntary euthanasia
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CHAPTER 12 Concluding remarks
References
Index of English-language legal cases
Index of names and subjects.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Young, Robert Medically Assisted Death
ISBN:
9780511462535
9780521880244
OCLC:
437089452