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Hemlock's cup : the struggle for death with dignity

Author: Donald W Cox
Publisher: Buffalo, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of the active euthanasia movement in America, as represented by its most visible proponent, the Hemlock Society, written by the president of the Hemlock Society of Delaware Valley.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cox, Donald W. (Donald William), 1921-
Hemlock's cup.
Buffalo, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1993
(OCoLC)624195477
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald W Cox
ISBN: 0879758082 9780879758080
OCLC Number: 27895426
Description: 311 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Appendix 2: Eleven Doctors Prosecuted for Euthanasia in the U.S.A. (1950-1991) --
Appendix 3: Excerpts from U.S. Supreme Court Majority and Minority Opinions on Cruzan v. Director, Missouri Dept. of Health (June 25, 1990) --
Appendix 4: Living Will and Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care --
Appendix 5: Death and Dignity: A Case of Individualized Decision Making --
Appendix 6: U.S. Congress Patient Self-Determination Act Provision in OBRA 1990 (Public Law 101-508) signed November 5, 1990, by President Bush --
Appendix 7: The 1992 California Death with Dignity Act --
Appendix 8: Care of the Hopelessly Ill --
Appendix 9: World Right-to-Die Federation Members.
Responsibility: Donald W. Cox.

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A history of the active euthanasia movement in America, as represented by its most visible proponent, the Hemlock Society, written by the president of the Hemlock Society of Delaware Valley.

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