Is There a Duty to Die?: And Other Essays in Bioethics
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© 2000 by Routledge. All rights reserved. I found myself watching the families. I was a college teacher trained as a philosopher, and now I was charged with the task of trying to turn myself into a bioethicist. I was unfamiliar with hospitals and uncomfortable in them. The medical jargon baffled me. I had no clinical eye to tell how the patient was doing. The new and largely undefined role added to my discomfort. I knew that I was supposed to help doctors with the ethical aspects of their decisions, but I couldn't even understand their conversations about those decisions.
Hardwig, John; Hentoff, Nat; Callahan, Daniel; Cohn, Felicia; Lynn, Joanne; and Churchill, Larry R.. 2014. Is There a Duty to Die?: And Other Essays in Bioethics. Routledge. ISBN: 9780203760727,0415922429,9780415922425 https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203760727