Euthanasia: A Position Paper Persuasive Essay by The Research Group

Euthanasia: A Position Paper
An argument paper against the practice of euthanasia.
# 69268 | 920 words | 6 sources | APA | 2003 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2003 in Hot Topics (Euthanasia) , Medical and Health (General) , Ethics (General)

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This paper argues that the legalization of euthanasia will have negative consequences on society. The paper defines euthanasia as the intentional killing of a dependent human being by act or omission to benefit the dependent person. The paper highlights societal consequences of assisted suicide and discusses issues of the value of human life.

From the Paper:

"Somerville defines euthanasia as the intentional killing by act or omission of a dependent human being for his or her alleged benefit. If the action is not intentional then the death cannot be called euthanasia ..."

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