The End of Life: Euthanasia and Morality

The End of Life Euthanasia and Morality In this provocative book a professor of philosophy examines the arguments for and against euthanasia analyzes specific case studies including those of Baby Jane Doe and Barney Clark and offers an

  • Title: The End of Life: Euthanasia and Morality
  • Author: James Rachels
  • ISBN: 9780192860705
  • Page: 461
  • Format: Paperback
  • In this provocative book, a professor of philosophy examines the arguments for and against euthanasia, analyzes specific case studies, including those of Baby Jane Doe and Barney Clark, and offers an alternate theory on the morality of euthanasia Various traditional distinctions between human and non human, intentional and nonintentional, killing and letting die aIn this provocative book, a professor of philosophy examines the arguments for and against euthanasia, analyzes specific case studies, including those of Baby Jane Doe and Barney Clark, and offers an alternate theory on the morality of euthanasia Various traditional distinctions between human and non human, intentional and nonintentional, killing and letting die are taken into account to determine whether euthanasia is permissible or not Rachels presents a systematic argument against the traditional view, defending an alternative position based on the belief that there is a profound difference between having a life and merely being alive.

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    One Reply to “The End of Life: Euthanasia and Morality”

    1. Very clear and concise discussion of the issues with euthanasia. While he has a point of view he goes to great lengths to give all arguments their best exposition.I found it very useful and enlightening. The material on the history was good too - particularly the way Christian views on when killing is justified have changed.

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