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The Resource Euthanasia and assisted suicide : global views on choosing to end life, Michael J. Cholbi, PhD, editor

Euthanasia and assisted suicide : global views on choosing to end life, Michael J. Cholbi, PhD, editor

Label
Euthanasia and assisted suicide : global views on choosing to end life
Title
Euthanasia and assisted suicide
Title remainder
global views on choosing to end life
Statement of responsibility
Michael J. Cholbi, PhD, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book addresses key historical, scientific, legal, and philosophical issues surrounding euthanasia and assisted suicide in the United States as well as in other countries and cultures
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
179.7
Index
index present
LC call number
R726
LC item number
.E97 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WB 65
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cholbi, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Euthanasia
  • Assisted suicide
  • Assisted suicide
  • Euthanasia
  • Euthanasia
  • Suicide, Assisted
  • Euthanasia, Active
  • Euthanasia, Active, Voluntary
Label
Euthanasia and assisted suicide : global views on choosing to end life, Michael J. Cholbi, PhD, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. History, practice, and law -- Physician-assisted dying and the law in the United States : A perspective on three prospective futures -- The Assisted Dying Bill for England and Wales -- Euthanasia and assisted suicide : Attitudes and policies in Mexico -- Suffering, compassion, and freedom : Mahayana Buddhism and East Asian attitudes toward assisted suicide and euthanasia -- The continental perspective on assisted suicide and euthanasia -- Christian perspectives on assisted dying : An issue for religious ethics -- pt. II. Ethics and policy -- Ethical evaluation of euthanasia in the Islamic tradition -- An argument in favor of the morality of voluntary medically assisted death -- Limiting the right to die : Moral logic, professional integrity, societal ethos -- Respect for personal autonomy in the justification of death-hastening choices -- Intention, permissibility, and the consistency of traditional end-of-life care -- Assisted dying and palliation -- Capacity and assisted dying -- Advance directives for euthanasia -- Pediatric euthanasia -- Traveling for assisted suicide
Control code
ocn952980748
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 409 pages
Isbn
9781440836794
Lccn
2016033838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781440836794
  • (OCoLC)952980748
Label
Euthanasia and assisted suicide : global views on choosing to end life, Michael J. Cholbi, PhD, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. History, practice, and law -- Physician-assisted dying and the law in the United States : A perspective on three prospective futures -- The Assisted Dying Bill for England and Wales -- Euthanasia and assisted suicide : Attitudes and policies in Mexico -- Suffering, compassion, and freedom : Mahayana Buddhism and East Asian attitudes toward assisted suicide and euthanasia -- The continental perspective on assisted suicide and euthanasia -- Christian perspectives on assisted dying : An issue for religious ethics -- pt. II. Ethics and policy -- Ethical evaluation of euthanasia in the Islamic tradition -- An argument in favor of the morality of voluntary medically assisted death -- Limiting the right to die : Moral logic, professional integrity, societal ethos -- Respect for personal autonomy in the justification of death-hastening choices -- Intention, permissibility, and the consistency of traditional end-of-life care -- Assisted dying and palliation -- Capacity and assisted dying -- Advance directives for euthanasia -- Pediatric euthanasia -- Traveling for assisted suicide
Control code
ocn952980748
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 409 pages
Isbn
9781440836794
Lccn
2016033838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781440836794
  • (OCoLC)952980748

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