Negotiating Towards Death

By Peter Winkelstein

CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership, February 16, 1996

Determining whether or not to discontinue medical treatment that prolongs life depends on whether one believes lifeĆ¢??s value is intrinsic or individual. Regardless, it is up to government and medical personnel to simply assist in making a decision, nothing more.

Topic: Bioethics, Medical Care, Law, Values, Government

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Cardin, Nina Beth

Volume/Issue: Vol.26/no.508

Page Number(s): 3-4

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Winkelstein, Peter. Negotiating Towards Death. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. 16 February 1996: 3-4. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8375


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