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Death and dying : a reader / edited by Thomas A. Shannon.

Book Book (©2004.)
Description: xii, 140 pages ; 23 cm.
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2004.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Gordon College. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gordon College Stack Level 5 R 726 .D434 2004 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 0742531937
  • ISBN: 9780742531932
  • ISBN: 0742531945
  • ISBN: 9780742531949
General Note: "A Sheed & Ward book."
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: 1. Biology, consciousness, and the definition of death / David DeGrazia -- 2. Catholic teaching on prolonging life : setting the record straight / Michael Panicola -- 3. Tube feeding and advance progressive dementia / Stephen G. Post -- 4. Secondary and tertiary palliative care in U.S. hospitals / Charles F. von Gunten -- 5. The Oregon Report : don't ask, don't tell / Kathleen Foley, Herbert Hendin -- 6. Responding to requests for physician-assisted suicide : "these are uncharted waters for both of us. . . ." / Paul B. Bascom, Susan W. Tolle -- 7. Physician-assisted suicide : ten questions / Thomas A. Shannon -- 8. "I could not give her health but I could give her rest" : "it's over, Debbie" / Anonymous -- 9. The history of euthanasia debates in the United States and Britain / Ezekiel J. Emanuel -- 10. Termination of Life on Request and Assisted Suicide (Review Procedures) Act / Upper House of the States General, the Netherlands, Parliamentary Year 2000-2001.

Citation:

Shannon, Thomas A. "Death and dying : a reader." Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2004.

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