Euthanasia

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good death, problems, humanist view, pro, contra, law, palliative care, Referat, Hausaufgabe, Euthanasia
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EUTHANASIA Euthanasia means a good death . The word has come to mean the bringing about of a gentle and easy death. Voluntary Euthanasia (or assisted suicide) The sufferer has made it clear that he or she wishes to die and has requested help to bring this about. Involuntary Euthanasia If the sufferer doesn t want to die but a doctor kills him against the sufferer s will. Active Euthanasia An active intervention by a doctor to end life. Passive Euthanasia Witholding or withdrawing medical treatment which would help patient to live longer, with the intention of ending life. The Problem Arguments about euthanasia hinge on the right to life and the right to die . Right to life is a basic human right and moral value but what should we do if sufferers don t want do live longer? Sufferers wish ...

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