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By Erich H. Loewy, Roberta Springer Loewy (auth.)

Today we have now extra regulate over how we are living and the way we die than we ever had prior to. This truth has produced many moral difficulties. whereas a lot approximately existence is biologically made up our minds, a lot else will depend on the social conditions surrounding it. regrettably, little strength is spent facing the social and mental components in which the medical/biological elements are imbedded. during this quantity the authors research the various clinical social and mental stipulations which have an effect on the way in which we die.
Important subject matters lined comprise attitudes towards dying; suicide, assisted suicide and euthanasia; hospice and ache administration. This quantity may be of curiosity to all who paintings with terminally ailing patients.

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