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The Resource Endings and beginnings : law, medicine, and society in assisted life and death, Larry I. Palmer

Endings and beginnings : law, medicine, and society in assisted life and death, Larry I. Palmer

Label
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
Statement of responsibility
Larry I. Palmer
Creator
Subject
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
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Palmer, Larry I.
Dewey number
344.73/04197
Index
index present
LC call number
KF3827.E87
LC item number
P35 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
W 32.5 AA1
NLM item number
E56 2000
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Right to die
  • Assisted suicide
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Euthanasia
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Terminal care
  • Right to Die
  • Suicide, Assisted
  • Abortion, Legal
  • Jurisprudence
  • Physician's Role
  • Reproductive Techniques, Assisted
  • United States
  • LAW
  • Assisted suicide
  • Euthanasia
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Right to die
  • Terminal care
  • United States
Label
Endings and beginnings : law, medicine, and society in assisted life and death, Larry I. Palmer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-138) and index
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
Control code
50321961
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 143 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313000447
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50321961
Label
Endings and beginnings : law, medicine, and society in assisted life and death, Larry I. Palmer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-138) and index
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
Control code
50321961
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 143 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313000447
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50321961

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