Euthanasia, regulation and slippery slopes

Ashcroft, Richard
March 2003
Palliative Medicine;Mar2003, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p222
Academic Journal
Discusses the importance of the concept of suffering in ethics and problems associated with the legalization of euthanasia. Views of several philosophers regarding basis of ethics; Issue of regulation of practice of euthanasia; Possibility of growth of involuntary euthanasia after its legalization; Impact of decriminalization of active voluntary euthanasia.


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