Asking to Die: Inside the Dutch Debate about Euthanasia

Title

Asking to Die: Inside the Dutch Debate about Euthanasia

Format

Book

Files

Description

The Dutch experience with euthanasia is valuable for all cultures embroiled in debates about its morality. In the Netherlands, doctors can openly and intentionally end the life of their patients. This practice inescapably influences the practice of medicine everywhere in the world. Yet for a country yielding so much power in shaping our thoughts and policies, it is especially dangerous to neglect its own struggles

ISBN

978-0792351863

Publication Date

1998

Publisher

Kluwer Academic Publishers

City

Boston, MA

Keywords

Euthanasia, Medical Ethics

Disciplines

Bioethics and Medical Ethics