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Fall 2015


In this article the author discusses the views of Luc Bovens on euthanasia in referance to his work "Child Euthanasia: Should We Just Not Talk about It?". Topcis discussed include Palliative Care, Legalization of euthanasia, killing of patients than relieving pain, euthanasia for minors, and parents for pressuring of children into euthanasia by their parents.

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Recommended Citation

Christopher Kaczor, “Philosophy and Theology” Reflections on Euthanasia, National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly 15.3 (Fall 2015): 591-597.

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