The latest information on the most important social issues in America today is the hallmark of this well-established series for high school students.
Farmington Hills, Mich. - Gale Cengage Learning
Death through the ages: a brief overview -- Redefining death -- The end of life: ethical considerations -- The end of life: medical considerations -- Seriously ill children -- Suicide, euthanasia, and physician-assisted suicide -- Advance directives -- Courts and the end of life -- The cost of health care -- Older adults -- Public opinion about life and death
Includes bibliographical references and index
Statement of responsibility:
Sandra M. Alters
viii, 174 p. :,ill. ;,28 cm
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