The Resource Ethical issues in death and dying, edited by Tom L. Beauchamp, Seymour Perlin

Ethical issues in death and dying, edited by Tom L. Beauchamp, Seymour Perlin

Label
Ethical issues in death and dying
Title
Ethical issues in death and dying
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tom L. Beauchamp, Seymour Perlin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
R726
LC item number
.E773 1978
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
W 50
NLM item number
E825 1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beauchamp, Tom L
  • Perlin, Seymour
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terminal care
  • Death
  • Right to die
  • Death
  • Suicide
  • Death
  • Euthanasia
  • Suicide
  • Terminal Care
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Droit à la mort
  • Décès - Constatation
  • Mort
  • Soins en phase terminale - Aspect moral
  • Suicide
  • Soins en phase terminale
  • Mort
  • Droit à la mort
  • Décès
  • Suicide
  • Death
  • Death
  • Right to die
  • Suicide
  • Terminal care
  • Ethik
  • Tod
  • Sterven
  • Ethische aspecten
Label
Ethical issues in death and dying, edited by Tom L. Beauchamp, Seymour Perlin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The definition and determination of death. Issues in medicine. Definitions of brain death / Peter McL. Black ; A definition of irreversible coma / Report of the ad hoc committee of the Harvard Medical School to examine the definition of brain death ; Defining death anew: technical and ethical problems / Robert M. Veatch ; Life, death, and the irreversibly comatose / Robert L. Schwager ; Against the stream: comments on the definition and redefinition of death / Hans Jonas -- Issues in law. A statutory definition of the standards for determining human death: an appraisal and a proposal / Alexander M. Capron and Leon R. Kass ; Defining death anew: policy options / Robert M. Veatch -- Suicide. Suicide / Joseph Margolis ; What is suicide? / Tom L. Beauchamp ; Whether it is lawful to kill oneself / St. Thomas Aquinas ; On suicide / David Hume ; An analysis of Hume and Aquinas on suicide / Tom L. Beauchamp ; The morality and rationality of suicide / Richard B. Brandt ; The ethics of suicide / Thomas S. Szasz -- Rights of the dying patient. Medical diagnosis: our right to know the truth / Joseph Fletcher ; Truth and the physician / Bernard C. Meyer ; On (only) caring for the dying / Paul Ramsey ; Orders not to resuscitate / Mitchell T. Rabkin, Gerald Gillerman, and Nancy R. Rice ; Informed consent and the dying patient / Charles H. Montange ; Unauthorized rendition of lifesaving medical treatment / Kenney F. Hegland ; A patient's decision to decline life-saving medical treatment: bodily integrity versus the preservation of life / Norman L. Cantor -- Euthanasia and natural death. Euthanasia legislation: some nonreligious objections / Yale Kamisar ; Euthanasia legislation: a rejoinder to the nonreligious objections / Glanville Williams ; Active and passive euthanasia / James Rachels ; A reply to Rachels on active and passive euthanasia / Tom L. Beauchamp ; Passive euthanasia of defective newborn infants: legal and moral considerations / John A. Robertson and Norman Fost ; Medicine and the concept of person / H. Tristram Engelhardt ; Opinion in the matter of Karen Quinlan / Robert Muir ; In the matter of Karen Quinlan / C.J. Hughes ; Natural death act / State of California ; Legislation and the living will / Richard A. McCormick and André E. Hellegers -- The significance of life and death. Death and the meaning of life / Leo Tolstoy ; An absurd reasoning / Albert Camus ; The meaning of life / Richard Taylor ; Nothing matters / R.M. Hare ; The absurd / Thomas Nagel ; Death / Joseph Margolis
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 368 pages
Isbn
9780132901147
Lccn
77025179
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)3481429
Label
Ethical issues in death and dying, edited by Tom L. Beauchamp, Seymour Perlin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The definition and determination of death. Issues in medicine. Definitions of brain death / Peter McL. Black ; A definition of irreversible coma / Report of the ad hoc committee of the Harvard Medical School to examine the definition of brain death ; Defining death anew: technical and ethical problems / Robert M. Veatch ; Life, death, and the irreversibly comatose / Robert L. Schwager ; Against the stream: comments on the definition and redefinition of death / Hans Jonas -- Issues in law. A statutory definition of the standards for determining human death: an appraisal and a proposal / Alexander M. Capron and Leon R. Kass ; Defining death anew: policy options / Robert M. Veatch -- Suicide. Suicide / Joseph Margolis ; What is suicide? / Tom L. Beauchamp ; Whether it is lawful to kill oneself / St. Thomas Aquinas ; On suicide / David Hume ; An analysis of Hume and Aquinas on suicide / Tom L. Beauchamp ; The morality and rationality of suicide / Richard B. Brandt ; The ethics of suicide / Thomas S. Szasz -- Rights of the dying patient. Medical diagnosis: our right to know the truth / Joseph Fletcher ; Truth and the physician / Bernard C. Meyer ; On (only) caring for the dying / Paul Ramsey ; Orders not to resuscitate / Mitchell T. Rabkin, Gerald Gillerman, and Nancy R. Rice ; Informed consent and the dying patient / Charles H. Montange ; Unauthorized rendition of lifesaving medical treatment / Kenney F. Hegland ; A patient's decision to decline life-saving medical treatment: bodily integrity versus the preservation of life / Norman L. Cantor -- Euthanasia and natural death. Euthanasia legislation: some nonreligious objections / Yale Kamisar ; Euthanasia legislation: a rejoinder to the nonreligious objections / Glanville Williams ; Active and passive euthanasia / James Rachels ; A reply to Rachels on active and passive euthanasia / Tom L. Beauchamp ; Passive euthanasia of defective newborn infants: legal and moral considerations / John A. Robertson and Norman Fost ; Medicine and the concept of person / H. Tristram Engelhardt ; Opinion in the matter of Karen Quinlan / Robert Muir ; In the matter of Karen Quinlan / C.J. Hughes ; Natural death act / State of California ; Legislation and the living will / Richard A. McCormick and André E. Hellegers -- The significance of life and death. Death and the meaning of life / Leo Tolstoy ; An absurd reasoning / Albert Camus ; The meaning of life / Richard Taylor ; Nothing matters / R.M. Hare ; The absurd / Thomas Nagel ; Death / Joseph Margolis
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 368 pages
Isbn
9780132901147
Lccn
77025179
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)3481429

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