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Euthanasia, Ethics and Public Policy

An Argument Against Legalisation

by John Keown

  • 107 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Euthanasia,
  • Public,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Law,
  • Terminal care,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Ethics,
  • Medical Law & Legislation,
  • Law / Medical Law & Legislation,
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Social aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7713021M
    ISBN 100521009332
    ISBN 109780521009331

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5/5(3). Forewords do not usually begin with a disclaimer, but there is a reason here, for Euthanasia, Ethics and Public Policy uncompromisingly addresses themes which colleagues of the present writer, and occasionally he himself, have tackled in the past, and may have to tackle together in the future.

Comity and courtesy make it necessary to avoid the implication that the opinions expressed in this. Code of Medical Ethics Opinion Euthanasia is the administration of a lethal agent by another person to a patient for the purpose of relieving the patient’s intolerable and incurable suffering.

It is understandable, though tragic, that some patients in extreme duress—such as those suffering from a terminal, painful, debilitating illness.

Get this from a library. Euthanasia: toward an ethical social policy. [David C Thomasma; Glenn C Graber] -- Thomasma and Graber, medical ethics theorists and clinical practitioners, present a definitive examination of the actions that fall under the aegis of euthanasia--the art of painlessly putting to.

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One exasperated Amsterdam general practitioner recently said to me: “Do we know enough about subcutaneous morphine? The [euthanasia] law demands we investigate all reasonable alternatives.” John Keown Cambridge University Press, £, pp ISBN 0 2 Rating:![Graphic][1]![Graphic][2]![Graphic][3] This remark illustrates how Dutch doctors, working in the first Author: Tony Sheldon.