WHEN WE DIE: THE SCIENCE, CULTURE, AND RITUALS OF DEATH
New York: St. Martin's Press, c1998, 1999. 370 p.
Culture; Death; Science; Religious Ethics; Value / Quality of Life; Education for Health Care Professionals; Genetics, Molecular Biology and Microbiology; Artificial and Transplanted Organs or Tissues; Death and Dying; Suicide / Assisted Suicide; Care of the Dying Patient; Prolongation of Life and Euthanasia; Health Care Programs for the Aged;
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