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The Resource Euthanasia : toward an ethical social policy, David C. Thomasma and Glenn C. Graber

Euthanasia : toward an ethical social policy, David C. Thomasma and Glenn C. Graber

Label
Euthanasia : toward an ethical social policy
Title
Euthanasia
Title remainder
toward an ethical social policy
Statement of responsibility
David C. Thomasma and Glenn C. Graber
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1939-
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Thomasma, David C.
Dewey number
179/.7
Index
index present
LC call number
R726
LC item number
.T48 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
W 50
NLM item number
T463e 1990
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Graber, Glenn C
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  • Euthanasia
  • Medical ethics
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Euthanasia
  • Public Policy
  • United States
  • United States
  • Éthique médicale
  • Euthanasie
  • Medizinische Ethik
  • Euthanasie
Label
Euthanasia : toward an ethical social policy, David C. Thomasma and Glenn C. Graber
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.1. The range of euthanasia: definition of euthanasia -- The range of euthanasia -- pt.2. Justified and unjustified euthanasia: paradigm cases -- When death is not imminent -- When the condition is not terminal -- When the patient is not conscious -- When the patient is not in pain -- pt.3. Unwilling and/or active euthanasia: when the patient does not request to die -- Comparison of death management measures -- pt.4. The family's perspective: historical sketch of dying -- The family and patient decision-making -- Ethical issues within the family -- The family as surrogate decision-makers -- Family pathologies -- Advance directives -- Hospice -- pt.5. Euthanasia and the medical community: goal of medicine -- Guiding patients through risky procedures -- Duties of health care providers to the dying -- The healing task -- Why doctors should not perform active euthanasia -- pt.6. Euthanasia and society: victimization by technology -- Suffering and public responsibility -- Compassion -- Social euthanasia and the Nazi experience -- pt.7. The treatment of suffering: current situation -- Technofix society -- The right not to suffer -- Obligations to relieve pain and suffering -- Clinical methodology: therapeutic planning for death -- Legislative and public policy possibilities -- Appendices: 1. Cases -- 2. Varieties of harm: intrinsic, intended, incidental effects -- Ways of harming -- Expectations -- Social euthanasia -- 3. Court cases
Control code
21043875
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 302 pages
Isbn
9780826404701
Lccn
90030987
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1348994
Label
Euthanasia : toward an ethical social policy, David C. Thomasma and Glenn C. Graber
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.1. The range of euthanasia: definition of euthanasia -- The range of euthanasia -- pt.2. Justified and unjustified euthanasia: paradigm cases -- When death is not imminent -- When the condition is not terminal -- When the patient is not conscious -- When the patient is not in pain -- pt.3. Unwilling and/or active euthanasia: when the patient does not request to die -- Comparison of death management measures -- pt.4. The family's perspective: historical sketch of dying -- The family and patient decision-making -- Ethical issues within the family -- The family as surrogate decision-makers -- Family pathologies -- Advance directives -- Hospice -- pt.5. Euthanasia and the medical community: goal of medicine -- Guiding patients through risky procedures -- Duties of health care providers to the dying -- The healing task -- Why doctors should not perform active euthanasia -- pt.6. Euthanasia and society: victimization by technology -- Suffering and public responsibility -- Compassion -- Social euthanasia and the Nazi experience -- pt.7. The treatment of suffering: current situation -- Technofix society -- The right not to suffer -- Obligations to relieve pain and suffering -- Clinical methodology: therapeutic planning for death -- Legislative and public policy possibilities -- Appendices: 1. Cases -- 2. Varieties of harm: intrinsic, intended, incidental effects -- Ways of harming -- Expectations -- Social euthanasia -- 3. Court cases
Control code
21043875
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 302 pages
Isbn
9780826404701
Lccn
90030987
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1348994

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