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The Resource Death talk : the case against euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide, Margaret Somerville

Death talk : the case against euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide, Margaret Somerville

Label
Death talk : the case against euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide
Title
Death talk
Title remainder
the case against euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Somerville
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MEAUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Somerville, Margaret A
Dewey number
179.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R726
LC item number
.S598 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2003 A-685
  • WB 60
NLM item number
S696d 2001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Euthanasia
  • Assisted suicide
  • Attitude to Death
  • Euthanasia, Active
  • Right to Die
  • Suicide, Assisted
  • Euthanasie
  • Aide au suicide
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • MEDICAL
  • Assisted suicide
  • Euthanasia
  • Euthanasie
  • Aide au suicide
Label
Death talk : the case against euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide, Margaret Somerville
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 1. Euthanasia and the search for a new societal paradigm -- 1. Euthanasia, genetics, reproductive technologies, and the search for a new societal paradigm -- pt. 2. Evolution of the euthanasia controversy -- 2. Should the grandparents die? : allocation of medical resources with an aging population -- 3. The song of death : the lyrics of euthanasia -- 4. "Death talk" in Canada : the Rodriguez case -- 5. The definition of euthanasia : a paradoxical partnership -- 6. Legalizing euthanasia : why now? -- 7. Euthanasia by confusion -- 8 (a) Guidelines for legalized euthanasia in Canada : a proposal / Torsten O. Nielsen -- 8 (b) Guidelines for legalized euthanasia in Canada : a rejection of Nielsen's proposal -- 8 (c) Guidelines for legalized euthanasia in Canada : a response to Somerville's rejection / Torsten O. Nielsen -- 8 (d) Guidelines for legalized euthanasia in Canada : a response to Nielsen's response -- 9. Executing euthanasia : a review essay -- 10. Why aren't physicians interested in the ethics and law of euthanasia? : a conference report -- pt. 3. Untreated pain and euthanasia -- 11. Pain and suffering at interfaces of medicine and law -- 12. Ethics, law, and palliative treatment and care : the dying elderly person -- 13. The relief of suffering : human rights and medicine -- 14. Death of pain : pain, suffering, and ethics
  • pt. 4. Respect for dying people and euthanasia -- 15 (a) Death at a New York hospital / Engelbert L. Schucking -- 15 (b) Searching for the governing values, policies, and attitudes : commentary on "Death at a New York hospital" -- 16 (a) Human dignity and disease, disability, suffering : a philosophical contribution to the euthanasia and assisted suicide debate / Sylvia D. Stolberg -- 16 (b) Unpacking the concept of human dignity in human(e) death : comments on "Human dignity and disease, disability and suffering" -- 17 (a) Prothanasia : personal fulfilment and readiness to die / Constantine John Falliers -- 17 (b) Taming the tiger : reflections on "Prothanasia : personal fulfilment and readiness to die" -- 18. Debating A gentle death : a review essay -- pt. 5. Euthanasia in the "public square" -- 19. Euthanasia in the media : journalists' values, media ethics, and "public square" messages -- 20. Euthanasia and the death penalty -- pt. 6. Ethical and legal "tools" in the euthanasia debate -- 21. Labels versus contents : variance between philosophy, psychiatry, and law in concepts governing decision-making -- 22. Human rights and human ethics : health and health care
Control code
76898616
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 433 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773569317
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6z0sx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)76898616
Label
Death talk : the case against euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide, Margaret Somerville
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 1. Euthanasia and the search for a new societal paradigm -- 1. Euthanasia, genetics, reproductive technologies, and the search for a new societal paradigm -- pt. 2. Evolution of the euthanasia controversy -- 2. Should the grandparents die? : allocation of medical resources with an aging population -- 3. The song of death : the lyrics of euthanasia -- 4. "Death talk" in Canada : the Rodriguez case -- 5. The definition of euthanasia : a paradoxical partnership -- 6. Legalizing euthanasia : why now? -- 7. Euthanasia by confusion -- 8 (a) Guidelines for legalized euthanasia in Canada : a proposal / Torsten O. Nielsen -- 8 (b) Guidelines for legalized euthanasia in Canada : a rejection of Nielsen's proposal -- 8 (c) Guidelines for legalized euthanasia in Canada : a response to Somerville's rejection / Torsten O. Nielsen -- 8 (d) Guidelines for legalized euthanasia in Canada : a response to Nielsen's response -- 9. Executing euthanasia : a review essay -- 10. Why aren't physicians interested in the ethics and law of euthanasia? : a conference report -- pt. 3. Untreated pain and euthanasia -- 11. Pain and suffering at interfaces of medicine and law -- 12. Ethics, law, and palliative treatment and care : the dying elderly person -- 13. The relief of suffering : human rights and medicine -- 14. Death of pain : pain, suffering, and ethics
  • pt. 4. Respect for dying people and euthanasia -- 15 (a) Death at a New York hospital / Engelbert L. Schucking -- 15 (b) Searching for the governing values, policies, and attitudes : commentary on "Death at a New York hospital" -- 16 (a) Human dignity and disease, disability, suffering : a philosophical contribution to the euthanasia and assisted suicide debate / Sylvia D. Stolberg -- 16 (b) Unpacking the concept of human dignity in human(e) death : comments on "Human dignity and disease, disability and suffering" -- 17 (a) Prothanasia : personal fulfilment and readiness to die / Constantine John Falliers -- 17 (b) Taming the tiger : reflections on "Prothanasia : personal fulfilment and readiness to die" -- 18. Debating A gentle death : a review essay -- pt. 5. Euthanasia in the "public square" -- 19. Euthanasia in the media : journalists' values, media ethics, and "public square" messages -- 20. Euthanasia and the death penalty -- pt. 6. Ethical and legal "tools" in the euthanasia debate -- 21. Labels versus contents : variance between philosophy, psychiatry, and law in concepts governing decision-making -- 22. Human rights and human ethics : health and health care
Control code
76898616
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 433 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773569317
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6z0sx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)76898616

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