The Resource Endings and Beginnings : Law, Medicine and Society in Assisted Life and Death

Endings and Beginnings : Law, Medicine and Society in Assisted Life and Death

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Endings and Beginnings : Law, Medicine and Society in Assisted Life and Death
Title
Endings and Beginnings
Title remainder
Law, Medicine and Society in Assisted Life and Death
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As society faces the repercussions of assisted life and death, the news tells of legal battles over frozen embryos and doctors prosecuted after patients' suicide. Palmer argues society should not turn to law and science to determine such intimate matters as how our children are born and how we die
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Palmer, Larry
LC call number
KF3827.E87 -- P35 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Assisted suicide -- Law and legislation -- United States
  • Euthanasia -- United States
  • Human reproductive technology -- Law and legislation -- United States
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Right to die -- United States
  • Terminal care
Label
Endings and Beginnings : Law, Medicine and Society in Assisted Life and Death
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=269096
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 Science in the Service of Medicine and Law -- Chapter 2 Assisted Reproduction: Do We Need Legislative Definitions of the Family -- Chapter 3 Creating One's Own Death: Is There a Constitutional Right to Die -- Chapter 4 Chronically Ill or Terminal A Question for Legislatures -- Chapter 5 The Role of Physicians in Our Dying: Relievers of Suffering -- Chapter 6 Physicians' Constitutional Rights: Relievers of Pain -- Chapter 7 Physicians' Legislative Privileges to Assist Life or Death -- Chapter 8 Professionalism Autonomy and Medical Progress -- Selected Bibliography -- Index
Control code
EBC269096
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (160 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313000447
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC269096
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL269096
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10018017
  • (OCoLC)55091891
Label
Endings and Beginnings : Law, Medicine and Society in Assisted Life and Death
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=269096
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 Science in the Service of Medicine and Law -- Chapter 2 Assisted Reproduction: Do We Need Legislative Definitions of the Family -- Chapter 3 Creating One's Own Death: Is There a Constitutional Right to Die -- Chapter 4 Chronically Ill or Terminal A Question for Legislatures -- Chapter 5 The Role of Physicians in Our Dying: Relievers of Suffering -- Chapter 6 Physicians' Constitutional Rights: Relievers of Pain -- Chapter 7 Physicians' Legislative Privileges to Assist Life or Death -- Chapter 8 Professionalism Autonomy and Medical Progress -- Selected Bibliography -- Index
Control code
EBC269096
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (160 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313000447
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC269096
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL269096
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10018017
  • (OCoLC)55091891

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