Assisted Suicide Research Paper by hicaliber

Assisted Suicide
A discussion regarding euthanasia and assisted suicide.
# 94246 | 1,158 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2006 | US
Published on Apr 24, 2007 in Hot Topics (Euthanasia) , Medical and Health (General) , Law (General) , Ethics (General)


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Description:

This paper takes a look at the statistics regarding euthanasia and assisted suicide. The paper reports that most Americans believe assisted suicide as morally acceptable and should, therefore, be legalized for personal, philosophical or religious reasons. The paper reviews the ideas of Dr. Jack Kevorkian, an American pathologist, who championed the concept of terminal patients' "right to die" by publishing the concept and participating in its practice in several cases.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Marus, R. (2005).High Court Debates Assisted Suicide Law. Christian Century. http://www.findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m1058/is_22_122/ai_15979436
  • Paul, P. (2002). ToLive or To Die: Public Opinion on Doctor-Assisted Suicide. American Demographics: Media Central, Inc. http://www.findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m4021/is_2002_Nov_1/ai_93084972
  • Wikipedia (2006). Jack Kevorkian. Media Wiki. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Kevorkian

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Assisted Suicide (2007, April 24) Retrieved December 13, 2019, from https://www.academon.com/research-paper/assisted-suicide-94246/

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"Assisted Suicide" 24 April 2007. Web. 13 December. 2019. <https://www.academon.com/research-paper/assisted-suicide-94246/>

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