TITLE

Euthanasia, regulation and slippery slopes

AUTHOR(S)
Ashcroft, Richard
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Palliative Medicine;Mar2003, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p222
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9377505

 

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