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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UtOrBLW
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Gale virtual reference library
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Alters, Sandra M
Dewey number
306.90973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1073.5.U6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • statistics
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Gale Group
Series statement
  • Information Plus reference series
  • Gale virtual reference library
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  • Death
  • Terminal care
  • Euthanasia
  • Mortality
  • Death
  • Suicide
Label
Death and dying : end-of-life controversies, Sandra M. Alters, (electronic resource)
Link
https://link.galegroup.com/apps/pub/4VLP/GVRL?sid=gale_marc&u=multnomah_main
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"ISSN 1532-2726."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
ch 1. Death through the ages : a brief overview -- ch 2. Redefining death -- ch 3. The end of life : ethical considerations -- ch 4. The end of life : medical considerations -- ch 5. Seriously ill children -- ch 6. Suicide, euthanasia, and physician-assisted suicide -- ch 7. Advance directives -- ch 8. Courts and the end of life -- ch 9. The cost of health care -- ch 10. Older adults -- ch 11. Public opinion about life and death
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  • GVRL4VLP
  • ocn812347511
  • GVRL4VLP
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 175 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781414482613
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Death and dying : end-of-life controversies, Sandra M. Alters, (electronic resource)
Link
https://link.galegroup.com/apps/pub/4VLP/GVRL?sid=gale_marc&u=multnomah_main
Publication
Note
"ISSN 1532-2726."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
ch 1. Death through the ages : a brief overview -- ch 2. Redefining death -- ch 3. The end of life : ethical considerations -- ch 4. The end of life : medical considerations -- ch 5. Seriously ill children -- ch 6. Suicide, euthanasia, and physician-assisted suicide -- ch 7. Advance directives -- ch 8. Courts and the end of life -- ch 9. The cost of health care -- ch 10. Older adults -- ch 11. Public opinion about life and death
Control code
  • GVRL4VLP
  • ocn812347511
  • GVRL4VLP
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 175 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781414482613
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote

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