The right to die /

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by Ferguson, John E.
[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Series: Point/counterpoint Published by : Chelsea House Publishers, (New York, NY :) Physical details: 109 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm. Subject(s): Assisted suicide. | Euthanasia. | Medical ethics. | Right to die. Year : 2007 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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Colonel Gray High School 179 FER Available

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction: history of the euthanasia debate -- Point: states have a duty to protect life in all forms -- Counterpoint: end-of-life decisions are personal matters -- Point: without clear evidence of intent, life support should be administered -- Counterpoint: the state should not intervene to keep people on life support -- Point: state bans on physician-assisted suicide protect life -- Counterpoint: state bans on physician-assisted suicide prolong suffering -- Conclusion: the future of the euthanasia debate.