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The Resource The modern art of dying : a history of euthanasia in the United States, Shai J. Lavi

The modern art of dying : a history of euthanasia in the United States, Shai J. Lavi

Label
The modern art of dying : a history of euthanasia in the United States
Title
The modern art of dying
Title remainder
a history of euthanasia in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Shai J. Lavi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lavi, Shai Joshua
Index
index present
LC call number
R726
LC item number
.L3797 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Euthanasia
Label
The modern art of dying : a history of euthanasia in the United States, Shai J. Lavi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-221) and index
Contents
Ethics of the deathbed: euthanasia from art to technique -- Holy craft of dying: the birth of the modern art of dying -- Medical euthanasia: from aiding the dying to hastening death -- Legalizing euthanasia: the role of law and the rule of technique -- Euthanasia as public policy: the Euthanasia Society of America -- Lethal dosing: technique beyond the law -- Mercy killing: the limits of technique -- Art and technique, death and freedom -- Mercy killing: case history
Control code
56334383
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 226 p.
Isbn
9780691102634
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004057254
Label
The modern art of dying : a history of euthanasia in the United States, Shai J. Lavi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-221) and index
Contents
Ethics of the deathbed: euthanasia from art to technique -- Holy craft of dying: the birth of the modern art of dying -- Medical euthanasia: from aiding the dying to hastening death -- Legalizing euthanasia: the role of law and the rule of technique -- Euthanasia as public policy: the Euthanasia Society of America -- Lethal dosing: technique beyond the law -- Mercy killing: the limits of technique -- Art and technique, death and freedom -- Mercy killing: case history
Control code
56334383
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 226 p.
Isbn
9780691102634
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004057254

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