Books in category Law – Right to Die

  • Impairment and Disability

    Impairment and Disability
    Sheila McLean, Laura Williamson

    This book explores legislation intended to protect the interests of people with disabilities or impairments.

  • Dying Justice

    Dying Justice
    Jocelyn Grant Downie

    In Dying Justice, Jocelyn Downie provides an up-to-date and comprehensive review of significant developments in the current legal status of assisted death in Canada.

  • Euthanasia

    Euthanasia
    Jennifer Fecio McDougall, Martha Gorman

    This timely work is a balanced overview of end-of-life issues related to euthanasia and assisted suicide. * Includes the full text of documents such as the Hippocratic Oath and position statements from several religions * A detailed …

  • The Euthanasia Assisted Suicide Debate

    The Euthanasia/Assisted-Suicide Debate
    Demetra M. Pappas

    This revealing volume explores recent historical perspectives on the modern euthanasia and assisted-suicide debate and the political arenas in which it has unfolded. * Case studies explain contemporary legal techniques in the handling of …

  • The Supreme Court in the Intimate Lives of Americans

    The Supreme Court in the Intimate Lives of Americans
    Howard Ball

    Personal rights, such as the right to procreate – or not -and the right to die generate endless debate. This book maps out the legal, political, and ethical issues swirling around personal rights.

  • Killing and Letting Die

    Killing and Letting Die
    Bonnie Steinbock, Alastair Norcross

    This collection contains twenty-one thought-provoking essays on the controversies surrounding the moral and legal distinctions between euthanasia and "letting die.

  • Intention and Causation in Medical Non Killing

    Intention and Causation in Medical Non-Killing
    Glenys Williams

    This is a quintessential read for all students studying medical and healthcare law and the legal aspects of health and medicine.

  • The Right to Die

    The Right to Die
    Gary Bauslaugh

    The shift was the result of the efforts of courageous Canadians who asked for the right to a dignified death. In this book, Gary Bauslaugh tells their stories.

  • Euthanasia and Law in the Netherlands

    Euthanasia and Law in the Netherlands
    John Griffiths, Alex Bood, Heleen Weyers

    Therefore the Dutch experience is of interest not only to the Dutch, but to anyone who is considering wether or not to make euthanasia a legal practice. This book is written for a reader without specific knowledge of law.

  • Patients with Passports

    Patients with Passports
    I. Glenn Cohen

    Focuses on patients traveling for cardiac bypass and other legal services to places like India, Thailand and Mexico, and analyzes issues of quality of care, disease transmission, liability, private and public health insurance and the …

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