TITLE

BIBLICAL BIOPOLITICS: JUDICIAL PROCESS, RELIGIOUS RHETORIC, TERRI SCHIAVO AND BEYOND

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, Joshua E.
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Summer2006, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p553
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article cogitates on the biopolitical issues concerning the case of Terri Schiavo in the U.S. Terri Schiavo became a household name around the world. After her percutaneous endoscopic gastronomy tube was removed for the third time and throughout the duration of Schiavo's final thirteen days, media coverage reached an "all Terri, all the time" coverage. Some legal analysts contend that the judicial process both substantively and procedurally, achieved a decision that was consistent with the specific facts of Schiavo's case and Florida's established legal framework.
ACCESSION #
22124006

 

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