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Problems of death : opposing viewpoints, James D. Torr and Laura K. Egendorf, book editors

Label
Problems of death : opposing viewpoints
Title
Problems of death
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
James D. Torr and Laura K. Egendorf, book editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Considers the following questions: Is suicide immoral? Should society condone physician-assisted suicide? Is abortion ethical? Is capital punishment just?
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1073
LC item number
.P76 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Torr, James D.
  • Egendorf, Laura K.
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Suicide
  • Abortion
  • Capital punishment
  • Abortion
  • Capital punishment
  • Death
  • Suicide
  • Problems of Death
Label
Problems of death : opposing viewpoints, James D. Torr and Laura K. Egendorf, book editors
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-183) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Suicide should be an individual choice / Ernest van den Haag -- Suicide should not be a matter of individual choice / Daniel Callahan -- Suicide does not always harm society / Margaret Pabst Battin -- Suicide harms society / Robert L. Barry -- Individuals have a right to die / Andrew Bernstein -- Individuals do not have a right to die / Peter J. Bernardi -- Physicians should grant requests for assistance in suicide / Joram Graf Haber -- Physicians should not grant requests for assistance in suicide / R. Henry Capps Jr. -- Physician-assisted suicide should be legalized / Faye Girsh --Physician-assisted suicide should not be legalized / American Foundation for Suicide Prevention -- Abortion is ethical / John M. Swomley -- Abortion is unethical / Heather King -- Aborting a handicapped fetus is ethical / Ann Bradley -- Aborting a handicapped fetus is unethical / Gregg L. Cunningham -- The right to abortion is central to women's freedom / Marilyn French -- The right to abortion does not improve women's freedom / Carolyn C. Gargaro -- Capital punishment is just / David Leibowitz -- Capital punishment is unjust / John Kavanaugh -- Capital punishment is vengeful / Carol Fennelly -- Capital punishment is not vengeful / Jeff Jacoby -- Innocent people could be executed / Lester S. Garrett -- Innocent people have not been executed / Justice for All
Extent
1 online resource (189 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1035678974
Label
Problems of death : opposing viewpoints, James D. Torr and Laura K. Egendorf, book editors
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-183) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Suicide should be an individual choice / Ernest van den Haag -- Suicide should not be a matter of individual choice / Daniel Callahan -- Suicide does not always harm society / Margaret Pabst Battin -- Suicide harms society / Robert L. Barry -- Individuals have a right to die / Andrew Bernstein -- Individuals do not have a right to die / Peter J. Bernardi -- Physicians should grant requests for assistance in suicide / Joram Graf Haber -- Physicians should not grant requests for assistance in suicide / R. Henry Capps Jr. -- Physician-assisted suicide should be legalized / Faye Girsh --Physician-assisted suicide should not be legalized / American Foundation for Suicide Prevention -- Abortion is ethical / John M. Swomley -- Abortion is unethical / Heather King -- Aborting a handicapped fetus is ethical / Ann Bradley -- Aborting a handicapped fetus is unethical / Gregg L. Cunningham -- The right to abortion is central to women's freedom / Marilyn French -- The right to abortion does not improve women's freedom / Carolyn C. Gargaro -- Capital punishment is just / David Leibowitz -- Capital punishment is unjust / John Kavanaugh -- Capital punishment is vengeful / Carol Fennelly -- Capital punishment is not vengeful / Jeff Jacoby -- Innocent people could be executed / Lester S. Garrett -- Innocent people have not been executed / Justice for All
Extent
1 online resource (189 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1035678974

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