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            Voluntary Euthanasia Debate

            Voluntary Euthanasia Debate (Paperback)

            By Healey, Justin

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            Euthanasia has been illegal in Australia since the federal government overturned short-lived Northern Territory laws in 1996. Despite it being a crime to assist in euthanasia, prosecutions have been rare.

            ISBN 9781922084163
            Published NZ 29 Apr 2013
            Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
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            It's Not Because I Want to Die
             

            It's Not Because I Want to Die (Paperback)

            By Purdy, Debbie

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            Debbie Purdy doesn't want to die. She has far too much to live for. But when the time comes, and the pain is so unbearable that she cannot go on, she wants her husband to be by her side, holding her hand until the end; and she wants to know that he won't be arrested.

            ISBN 9780007357987
            Released NZ 14 May 2010
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            Knocking on Heaven's Door: The Path to a Better Way of Death

            Knocking on Heaven's Door: The Path to a Better Way of Death (Hardback)

            By Butler, Katy Noura

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            An exquisitely written, expertly reported memoir and expose of modern medicine that leads the way to more humane, less invasive end-of-life care.

            ISBN 9781451641974
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2013
            Publisher Simon & Schuster
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            Assisted Death: A Study in Ethics and Law

            Assisted Death: A Study in Ethics and Law (Hardback)

            By Sumner, L. W.

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            L.W. Sumner explores the ethical and legal status of physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia, and argues powerfully that these forms of assisted death can claim the same justification as other widely accepted end-of-life practices. He surveys the opposing views and legal preced...ents, and develops a model regulatory policy for assisted death.
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            ISBN 9780199607983
            Released NZ 19 Jul 2011
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Palliative Care and End-of-Life Decisions
              

            Palliative Care and End-of-Life Decisions (Hardback)

            By Smith, G.

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            Total pain management mandates that an ethic of adjusted care be implemented at the end-stage of life which acknowledges ethically, legally, and clinically the use of terminal sedation as efficacious treatment.

            ISBN 9781137379153
            Released NZ 9 Oct 2013
            Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
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            The Case of Terri Schiavo: Ethics, Politics, and Death in the 21st Century
             

            The Case of Terri Schiavo: Ethics, Politics, and Death in the 21st Century (Hardback)

            Edited by Goodman, Kenneth

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            The case of Terri Schiavo is a watershed in debates over end-of-life care. This volume assembles a team of first-hand participants and content experts. It is intended for students, health care professionals, policy makers and others in search of carefully reasoned analyses of the... case that will shape end-of-life care for decades.
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            ISBN 9780195399080
            Released NZ 29 Oct 2009
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Black Stork: Eugenics and the Death of `Defective' Babies in American Medicine and Motion Pictures since 1915
             

            The Black Stork: Eugenics and the Death of `Defective' Babies in American Medicine and Motion Pictures since 1915 (Paperback, New title)

            By Pernick, Martin S.

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            The Black Stork uses the story of a Chicago surgeon who, in the 1910s, allowed the deaths of infants he diagnosed as defectives , to illuminate broader questions: how efforts to improve human heredity became linked with mercy killing and social prejudices; how medicine influenced... modern culture; and how mass culture redefined medical concepts.
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            ISBN 9780195135398
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2000
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Death as a Way of Life: Dispatches from Jerusalem

            Death as a Way of Life: Dispatches from Jerusalem (Paperback)

            By Grossman, David

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            The Oslo Agreements were signed by Yitzhak Rabin and Yasser Arafat, marking the beginning of promise for constructive peace between Israelis and Palestinians. The ten years that followed were charted first by hope and optimism only to deteriorate into violence. This book presents... a collection of articles which mark ten years to the dream of Oslo.
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            ISBN 9780747566199
            Released NZ 1 Jul 2003
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Life and Death Dilemma: Families Facing Health Care Choices
             

            The Life and Death Dilemma: Families Facing Health Care Choices (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised edition)

            By Tada, Joni Eareckson

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            The Life and Death Dilemma presents a culturally aware Christian perspective for families faced with questions of suffering and death. The book is a revised edition of When Is It Right to Die?

            ISBN 9780310585718
            Released NZ 1 Apr 1995
            Publisher Zondervan
            Interest Age 18+ years
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            Time to Die

            Time to Die (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Syme, Rodney

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            Rodney Syme has been an advocate for medically assisted dying for more than twenty years. In Time to Die he reflects on those living and dying in pain and shares their stories. Syme makes a powerful case for extending the right to die to those whose suffering is unbearable.

            ISBN 9780522870930
            Published NZ 27 Feb 2017
            Publisher Melbourne University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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