Is There a Duty to Die?: And Other Essays in Bioethics (Reflective Bioethics)

Is There a Duty to Die?: And Other Essays in Bioethics (Reflective Bioethics)

By: John Hardwig (editor)Paperback

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First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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John Hardwig is Professor and Chair of the Department of Philosophy and Humanities at East Tennessee State University. This is his first book.


Introduction, Chapter 1. In Search of an Ethics of Personal Relationships (1989), Chapter 2. What About the Family? (1990), Chapter 3. The Problem of Proxies With Interests of Their Own (1992), Chapter 4. SUPPORT and the Invisible Family (1995), Chapter 5. Elder Abuse, Context, and Ethics (1996), Chapter 6. Dying at the Right Time -- Reflections on (Un)Assisted Suicide (1996), Chapter 7. Autobiography and Narrative Ethics (1997), Chapter 8. Is There a Duty to Die? (1997), Chapter 9. Commentaries on IS There a Duty to Die? Nat Hantoff, A Duty to Die?, Dan Callahan, A Burden Upon Others, Felicia Cohn & Joanne Lynne, A Duty to Care, Larry Churchill, Seeking a Responsible Death, Chapter 10. Dying Responsibly -- Reflections on These Commentaries, Chapter 11. Afterword: Responsibilities of Those Facing the End of Life

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  • publication date: 27/01/2000
  • ISBN13: 9780415922425
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9780415922425
  • weight: 362
  • ISBN10: 0415922429

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