The Resource Death rites : law and ethics at the end of life, edited by Robert Lee and Derek Morgan

Death rites : law and ethics at the end of life, edited by Robert Lee and Derek Morgan

Label
Death rites : law and ethics at the end of life
Title
Death rites
Title remainder
law and ethics at the end of life
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Lee and Derek Morgan
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1952-
  • 1954-
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  • Lee, R. G.
  • Morgan, Derek
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  • Right to die
  • Life and death, Power over
Label
Death rites : law and ethics at the end of life, edited by Robert Lee and Derek Morgan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 1. Against the definition of brainstem death / Martyn Evans -- 2. 'Who wants to live forever?' / Peter Alldridge -- 3. Power over death: the final sting / Jonathan Montgomery -- 4. Corpses, recycling and therapeutic purposes / Ruth F. Chadwick -- 5. Medical futility: CPR / John Saunders -- 6. ICU triage: the ethics of scarcity, the ideal of impartiality and the inadvertent endorsement of evil / Stuart F. Spicker --
  • 7. From vision to system: the maturing of the hospice movement / Nicky James -- 8. Animal rights and wrongs: medical ethics and the killing of non-human animals / Marie Fox -- 9. Tailoring multiparity: the dilemmas surrounding death by selective reduction of pregnancy / Frances Price -- 10. Disasters: the role of institutional responses in shaping public perceptions of death / Celia Wells -- 11. Relatively late payments: damages beyond death and bereavement / Derek Morgan -- 12. Risking death by dangerous sexual behaviour and the criminal law / K.J.M. Smith -- 13. Deathly silence: doctors' duty to disclose dangers of death / Robert Lee
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 308 p.
Isbn
9780415062602
Lccn
93006982
System control number
(OCoLC)59987747
Label
Death rites : law and ethics at the end of life, edited by Robert Lee and Derek Morgan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 1. Against the definition of brainstem death / Martyn Evans -- 2. 'Who wants to live forever?' / Peter Alldridge -- 3. Power over death: the final sting / Jonathan Montgomery -- 4. Corpses, recycling and therapeutic purposes / Ruth F. Chadwick -- 5. Medical futility: CPR / John Saunders -- 6. ICU triage: the ethics of scarcity, the ideal of impartiality and the inadvertent endorsement of evil / Stuart F. Spicker --
  • 7. From vision to system: the maturing of the hospice movement / Nicky James -- 8. Animal rights and wrongs: medical ethics and the killing of non-human animals / Marie Fox -- 9. Tailoring multiparity: the dilemmas surrounding death by selective reduction of pregnancy / Frances Price -- 10. Disasters: the role of institutional responses in shaping public perceptions of death / Celia Wells -- 11. Relatively late payments: damages beyond death and bereavement / Derek Morgan -- 12. Risking death by dangerous sexual behaviour and the criminal law / K.J.M. Smith -- 13. Deathly silence: doctors' duty to disclose dangers of death / Robert Lee
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 308 p.
Isbn
9780415062602
Lccn
93006982
System control number
(OCoLC)59987747

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