The Resource Death and dying : end-of-life controversies, Sandra M. Alters, (electronic resource)

Death and dying : end-of-life controversies, Sandra M. Alters, (electronic resource)

Label
Death and dying : end-of-life controversies
Title
Death and dying
Title remainder
end-of-life controversies
Statement of responsibility
Sandra M. Alters
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines how Americans deal with death, with a particular focus on the highly charged political and moral issues of living wills, life-sustaining treatments, end-of-life care funding, and physician assisted suicide
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MiFhGG
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Information Plus reference series
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Alters, Sandra
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • statistics
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Gale Group
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  • Death
  • Mortality
  • Terminal care
  • Suicide
  • Euthanasia
  • Critically ill children
  • Advance directives (Medical care)
  • Older people
Label
Death and dying : end-of-life controversies, Sandra M. Alters, (electronic resource)
Link
http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/eBooks?ste=22&docNum=CX3232399999&q=multnomah_main
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Publication
Note
  • ISSN "1532-2726"
  • "Formerly published by Information Plus, Wylie, Texas."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Death through the ages: a brief overview -- Redefining death -- The end of life: ethical considerations -- The end of life: medical considerations -- Seriously ill children -- Suicide, euthanasia, and physician-assisted suicide -- Advance directives -- Courts and the end of life -- The cost of health care -- Older adults -- Public opinion about life and death
Control code
ocn314356255
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2008 ed.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781414438153
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
GVRL1WWA
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Label
Death and dying : end-of-life controversies, Sandra M. Alters, (electronic resource)
Link
http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/eBooks?ste=22&docNum=CX3232399999&q=multnomah_main
Publication
Note
  • ISSN "1532-2726"
  • "Formerly published by Information Plus, Wylie, Texas."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Death through the ages: a brief overview -- Redefining death -- The end of life: ethical considerations -- The end of life: medical considerations -- Seriously ill children -- Suicide, euthanasia, and physician-assisted suicide -- Advance directives -- Courts and the end of life -- The cost of health care -- Older adults -- Public opinion about life and death
Control code
ocn314356255
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2008 ed.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781414438153
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
GVRL1WWA
System details
Mode of access: Internet

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