A Concise History of Euthanasia: Life, Death, God, and Medicine (Critical Issues in History Series)

A Concise History of Euthanasia: Life, Death, God, and Medicine (Critical Issues in History Series)

by Ian Dowbiggin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0742531104

ISBN-13: 9780742531109

Pub. Date: 09/25/2005

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Historian, Ian Dowbiggin exposes the many disturbing themes that link present and past in the concept of the right to die. This provocative historical perspective will be indispensible as patients, families, governments, and the medical community debate when it is time to let go of life.

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Historian, Ian Dowbiggin exposes the many disturbing themes that link present and past in the concept of the right to die. This provocative historical perspective will be indispensible as patients, families, governments, and the medical community debate when it is time to let go of life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742531109
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/25/2005
Series:
Critical Issues in World and International History Series
Pages:
172
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Obedient unto Death Chapter 2 This Troublesome Shore Chapter 3 Method of Escape Chapter 4 A Higher Morality? Chapter 5 In God We Trust Chapter 6 Collision Course Chapter 7 Cradle and Grave

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