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Good life good death

a doctor"s case for euthanasia and suicide

by Christiaan Barnard

  • 277 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Suicide,
  • Euthanasia,
  • Death,
  • Medical Ethics,
  • Sterbehilfe,
  • Right to die,
  • Selbstmord

  • About the Edition

    A strong advocate of euthanasia, the world-reowned heart surgeon explains his views on the patient"s right to die,cloning, freezing bodies, and recombinant DNA and RNA research.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Christiaan Barnard
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR726 .B27
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 146 p. ;
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24763414M
    ISBN 100133603709
    ISBN 109780133603705
    LC Control Number80018839
    OCLC/WorldCa6532555


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