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Title Death, dying and euthanasia / edited by Dennis J. Horan, David Mall
Edition [New edition ?]
Published Frederick, Md : Alethia Books, University Publications of America, 1980


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 W'PONDS  174.24 Hor/Dda  AVAILABLE
Description xxii, 837 pages ; 24 cm
Series Aletheia Books
Aletheia books.
Contents Considerations in prolonging life: a dying and recovery score / Vincent J. Collins -- Death, when does it occur? / C. Anthony Friloux, Jr. -- A statutory definition of the standards for determining human death: an appraisal and a proposal / Alexander Morgan Capron and Leon R. Kass -- Dilemmas of "informed consent" in children / Anthony Shaw -- Moral and ethical dilemmas in the special-car nursery / Raymond S. Duff and A.G.M. Campbell -- Intellectual and perceptual-motor characteristics of treated myelomeningocele children / Pegeen L. Soare and Anthony J. Raimondi -- The deformed child's right to life / Eugene F. Diamond -- Involuntary euthanasia of defective newborns: a legal analysis / John A Robertson -- Euthanasia as a form of medical management / Dennis J. Horan -- Selecting children to live or die: an ethical analysis of the debate between Dr. Lorber and Dr. Freeman on the treatment of meningomyelocele / Stanley Hauerwas -- Mongolism, parental desires and the right to life / James M. Gustafson -- The prolongation of life: and address of Pope Pius XII to an international congress of anesthesiologists / Pope Pius XII -- Ethics and euthanasia / Joseph Fletcher -- The indignity of death with dignity / Paul Ramsey -- Death's pedagogy / Paul Ramsey -- Some recent Jewish views on euthanasia / Rabbi Immanuel Jakobovits -- Beneficent euthanasia and benemortasia: alternative views of mercy / Arthur J. Dyck -- Christian affirmation of life / Kevin D. O'Rourke -- Editor's comment on the living will / Dennis J. Horan -- Euthanasia and biathanasia: on dying and killing / David W. Louisell -- Some non-religious views against proposed "mercy-killing" legislation / Yale Kamisar -- "Mercy-killing" legislation - a rejoinder / Glanville Williams -- Opinion of the New Jersey supreme court in the Karen Quinlan case / Chief Justice Richard Hughes -- The Quinlan case / Dennis J. Horan -- The seriously ill or dying child: supporting the patient and the family / C. Everett Koop --How hospices cope / Richard Lamerton -- Medical science under dictatorship / Leo Alexander -- Death and the mechanization of man / Marshall McLuhan -- Euthanasia: the three-in-one issue / Thomas St. Martin -- The geranium in the window: the "euthanasia" murders / Fredric Wertham -- On euthanasia / Eugene Ionesco ; translated by Joseph J. Tomasek-- Death and the rhetoric of unknowing / David Mall -- Suicide / Karen Lebacqz and H. Tristram Engelhardt -- Conpulsory lifesaving treatment for the competent adult / Robert M. Byrn -- Compulsory lifesaving treatment for the competent adult / Robert M. Byrn -- Suicide and euthanasia / Germain Grisez
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Death -- Proof and certification.
Right to die.
Terminal care.
Author Horan, Dennis J.
Mall, David.
LC no. 77072189
ISBN 0890931399