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Easeful Death: Is There a Case for Assisted Dying?

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'Easeful Death' sets out the arguments for and against the legalization of assisted suicide and euthanasia. Exploring the philosophical and legal debates as well as the medical practicalities of this sensitive issue, the authors ultimately conclude that the law should embrace a more compassionate approach to assisted dying.
Hardcover, 155 pages
Published April 1st 2008 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published 2008)
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If you're looking for an introduction to the medical ethics of Euthanasia, I would not recommend this book. Instead, I would recommend A Very Short Introduction to Medical Ethics by Tony Hope. And then, if you need further information, take this book as the Secular Humanist view of Euthanasia.

The reason I make this preference known is that clear, helpful definitions are provided by Hope's book, but not this book. It was apparent to me (but I feared not to others reading the book as their first r
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