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  • Shaking Hands With Death

    by Terry Pratchett

    Why we all deserve a life worth living and a death worth dying for‘Most men don’t fear death. They fear those things – the knife, the shipwreck, the illness, the bomb – which precede, by microseconds if you’re lucky, and many years if you’re not, the moment of death.’When Terry Pratchett was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in his fifties he was angry - not with death but with the disease that would ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • One Last Goodbye

    Sometimes only a mother's love can help end the pain

    by Kay Gilderdale

    Watching her child die is the hardest thing a mother can ever do. But for Kay Gilderdale, saying a final goodbye to her only daughter Lynn was exceptionally painful: she'd played a part in her death.Lynn was just 14 when she was struck down by the crippling disease ME, leaving her paralysed and in constant agony. Over the next 17 years, she became desperate to escape her miserable existence, even ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Patients with Passports

    Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics

    by I. Glenn Cohen

    Can your employer require you to travel to India for a hip replacement as a condition of insurance coverage? If injury results, can you sue the doctor, hospital or insurer for medical malpractice in the country where you live? Can a country prohibit its citizens from helping a relative travel to Switzerland for assisted suicide? What about travel for abortion? In Patients with Passports, I. Glenn ... Read more

    $73.25 AUD

  • The Chronic Silence of Political Parties in End of Life Policymaking in the United States

    by Bianca Easterly

    In recent decades, the level of moral acceptability of choice at the end of life has reached record highs. Legislative responsiveness to public opinion, however, has resulted in far fewer and much slower adoption patterns. For example, if a growing number of Americans support aid in dying legislation, why are so few states adopting them? While extensive research that explores matters of death and ... Read more

    $111.86 AUD

  • Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide: Global Views on Choosing to End Life

    by Michael J. Cholbi

    This book addresses key historical, scientific, legal, and philosophical issues surrounding euthanasia and assisted suicide in the United States as well as in other countries and cultures.Euthanasia was practiced by Greek physicians as early as 500 BC. In the 20th century, legal and ethical controversies surrounding assisted dying exploded. Many religions and medical organizations led the way in ... Read more

    $100.97 AUD

  • Living Wills and Powers of Attorney for California

    by Shae Irving and 1 more

    A serious accident or illness can happen to anyone at any time—this book lets you put critical medical and financial decisions in the hands of those you trust the most. ... Read more

    $35.19 AUD

  • La vita prima della fine. Lo stato vegetativo tra etica religione e diritto

    by Galletti and 3 more

    series Studi e saggi #72
    La condizione clinica dello stato vegetativo permanente ha sollevato, negli ultimi decenni, dibattiti sul trattamento di chi, a causa di lesioni cerebrali, ha perduto irreversibilmente la coscienza pur continuando a sopravvivere biologicamente. Anche i media hanno dato ampia notizia di casi divenuti celebri, come quelli di Karen Quinlan, Anthony Bland, Terry Schiavo ed Eluana Englaro. Dietro ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • Piccola guida al diritto delle successioni ereditarie con appendice normativa linkabile

    Edizione 2020

    by Rosalia Battista

    In questo ebook vengono affrontati gli argomenti principali della materia successoria:dall'apertura della successione ereditiaria alle azioni a tutela dell'eredità e divisione ereditaria;donazioni;disposizioni anticipate trattamento;legge sul "dopo di noi";con estensioni alle successioni internazionali.Lettura agevolata dall’indice cliccabile e riferimenti normativi linkabili.Da valutare la ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Libertà fondamentali alla fine della vita.
 Riflessioni a margine dell’ordinanza 207 del 2018 della Corte Costituzionale

    by Adriana Apostoli and 7 more

    Le modalità per porre fine alla propria vita ricadono nel diritto all’autodeterminazione. Malattie invalidanti, perdita del controllo sulla propria mente e sul proprio corpo, stati comatosi irreversibili, dipendenza da altri possono rappresentare perdita della dignità personale e desiderio di terminare quella che, dalla persona stessa, può venir considerata una “non-vita”. L’Associazione Luca ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • Impairment and Disability

    Law and Ethics at the Beginning and End of Life

    by Sheila McLean and 1 more

    series Biomedical Law and Ethics Library
    This book explores legislation intended to protect the interests of people with disabilities or impairments. Considering a broad range of ethical and legal concerns which arise in issues of life, death and disability, it covers the social and legal responses to the equality rights of disabled people, focusing on those responses to:the right to lifethe end of lifeassisted suicide.This work engages ... Read more

    $80.40 AUD

  • Religion, Medicine and the Law

    by Clayton Ó Néill

    series Biomedical Law and Ethics Library
    Is the legal protection that is given to the expression of Abrahamic religious belief adequate or appropriate in the context of English medical law? This is the central question that is explored in this book, which develops a framework to support judges in the resolution of contentious cases that involve dissension between religious belief and medical law, developed from Alan Gewirth’s Principle ... Read more

    $66.10 AUD

  • New York Advance Directives: Living Will & Health Care Proxy form aka Power of Attorney

    by Penny Nova

    This ebook contains the Advance Directives for the state of New York, specifically a Living Will template and Health Care proxy form, aka Power of Attorney. These legal documents and guideline come courtesy of the New York State Bar. To modify & save these forms in MS Word format, go to ... Read more


  • Vom Wert des Lebens und der Freiheit

    by Julian Nida-Rümelin

    Unser Gefühl frei zu sein wird als eine Illusion bezeichnet. Julian Nida-Rümelin entwickelt in seinem Buch Gedanken zur menschlichen Freiheit und Verantwortung, die unserer lebensweltlichen Praxis entsprechen und mit wissenschaftlichen Forschungsergebnissen vereinbar sind. ... Read more

    $9.82 AUD

  • Estate Planning Essentials: A Step-By-Step Guide to Estate Planning....

    Estate Planning Series (US)

    by Estate Bee

    series Estate Planning Series (US)
    No Nonsense Estate Planning!"Estate planning may be described as the process of providing for the future management of your affairs should the time come when you are unable to do so yourself. It is also the means by which you arrange your affairs in a manner that will maximize the value of your estate passing to your desired beneficiaries following your death."In this book, we introduce you to ... Read more

    $25.99 AUD

  • Ich sterbe, wie ich will

    Meine Entscheidung zum Sterbefasten

    by Sabine Mehne

    Sabine Mehne hat den Krebs besiegt und sich mit all ihrer Kraft ins Leben zurückgekämpft. Mit Anfang 60 zählt sie nun zu den Langzeitüberlebenden nach einer Knochenmarktransplantation. Die mannigfaltigen, sehr belastenden Spätfolgen der Krebsbehandlung bekommt gegenwärtig kein Arzt in den Griff. Deshalb trifft sie eine radikale Entscheidung: Sie möchte die moderne Hochleistungsmedizin kein ... Read more

    $31.09 AUD

  • Intention and Causation in Medical Non-Killing

    The Impact of Criminal Law Concepts on Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide

    by Glenys Williams

    series Biomedical Law and Ethics Library
    Analyzing the concepts of intention and causation in euthanasia, this timely new book explores a broad selection of disciplines, including criminal and medical law, medical ethics, philosophy and social policy and suggests an alternative solution to the one currently used by the courts, based on grading different categories of killing into a formalized justificatory defence.This text explores how ... Read more

    $80.40 AUD

  • California Advance Directives: Living Will and Medical Power of Attorney Template Forms & Guideline

    by Penny Nova

    This ebook contains the Advance Healthcare Directives in the state of California, specifically a Living Will template, Medical Power of Attorney form, and guideline. This information is courtesy of the Office of the Attorney General for the State of California Department of Justice as of 7/8/2012. To modify & save these forms in MS Word format, go to ... Read more


  • The Thomas Hobbes Collection

    by Thomas Hobbes and 1 more

    Thomas Hobbes was an English philosopher, considered to be one of the founders of modern political philosophy. Hobbes is best known for his 1651 book Leviathan, which expounded an influential formulation of social contract theory. In addition to political philosophy, Hobbes also contributed to a diverse array of other fields, including history, jurisprudence, geometry, the physics of gases, ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • Funeral Planning Basics: A Step-By-Step Guide to Funeral Planning....

    Estate Planning Series (US)

    by Estate Bee

    series Estate Planning Series (US)
    No Nonsense Funeral Planning...Through proper funeral planning, you can ensure that your loved ones are not confronted with the unnecessary burden of having to plan a funeral at a time which is already very traumatic for them. By having a clear funeral plan, you can have every detail of your funeral arranged in advance or, at the least, have a clear plan that your loved ones can follow when the ... Read more

    $25.99 AUD

  • The Right to Die: A Reference Handbook

    by Howard Ball

    series Contemporary World Issues
    In 1900, the average age at which people died in America was 47 years of age; the primary causes of death were tuberculosis and other respiratory illnesses. In the 21st century, as a result of better health care and working conditions as well as advances in medical technology, we live much longer—as of 2016, about 80 years. A much larger proportion of Americans now die from chronic diseases that ... Read more

    $83.04 AUD

  • Wandel als Chance oder Katastrophe

    by Markus Vogt

    Deutschlands Flüchtlingspolitik, Digitalisierung, Änderungen in der Demografie - all diese und viele weitere Umstände führen zumindest gefühlt zu einem Wandel. Aber was ist das überhaupt? Und ist er positiv oder negativ? In seinem Essay erklärt Markus Vogt, mit welcher inneren Haltung wir dem Wandel begegnen sollten, um ihn als Chance zu begreifen, und warum wir eine Ethik der Solidarität ... Read more

    $9.82 AUD

  • Florida Advance Directives: Living Will, Healthcare Surrogate & Mental Health Advance Directive

    by Penny Nova

    This ebook contains the Advance Healthcare Directives in the state of Florida, specifically a Living Will template, Healthcare Surrogate form, Mental Health Advance Directive & FAQ. The Living Will, Healthcare Surrogate form and FAQ are offered courtesy of the Florida Bar and Florida Medical Associations. The Mental Health Advance Directive is provided courtesy of the Florida Department of ... Read more


  • A Merciful End

    The Euthanasia Movement in Modern America

    by Ian Dowbiggin

    While it may seem that debates over euthanasia began with Jack Kervorkian, the practice of mercy killing extends back to Ancient Greece and beyond. In America, the debate has raged for well over a century. Now, in A Merciful End, Ian Dowbiggin offers the first full-scale historical account of one of the most controversial reform movements in America. Drawing on unprecedented access to the archives ... Read more

    $110.65 AUD

  • Direito e medicina

    A morte digna nos tribunais

    by Adriano Marteleto Godinho and 2 more

    Bioética e Biodireito são ordens normativas e, portanto, têm caráter prescritivo. Diferenciam-se quanto à forma de abordagem e na força cogente. Essa advertência é importante para justificarmos a proposta do livro que ora é apresentado a todos em sua segunda edição: o Biodireito possui um procedimento dogmático sem prescindir, no entanto, da zetética, que fornece fundamentos e bases valorativas ao ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD