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Death and decision

Author: Ernan McMullin; American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Published by Westview Press for the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1978.
Series: AAAS selected symposium, 18.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Death and decision.
Boulder, Colo. : Published by Westview Press for the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1978
(OCoLC)608149303
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernan McMullin; American Association for the Advancement of Science.
ISBN: 0891581529 9780891581529
OCLC Number: 3543561
Description: xii, 154 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Definitions of death : where to draw the lines and why / H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr. --
What is the function of medicine? / Eric J. Cassell --
Psychosocial factors in coping with dying / E. Mansell Pattison --
Strategic relationships in dying / Thomas C. Schelling --
The right to die garrulously / Alasdair MacIntyre --
Euthanasia / Philippa Foot --
The right to die and the obligation to care : allowing to die, killing for mercy, and suicide / William F. May --
Demands for life and requests for death : the judicial dilemma / Leslie S. Rothenberg.
Series Title: AAAS selected symposium, 18.
Responsibility: edited by Ernan Mc Mullin.

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