Chronic Vegetative States: Intrinsic Value of Biological Process
Freer, Jack P.
Journal of Medicine and Philosophy. 1984 Nov; 9(4): 395-407.
Freer addresses the questions raised by Holmes Rolston's analysis of spontaneous objective life in the irreversibly comatose and his conclusion that this life must be accorded some moral value, although less than that due sensate life (
Active Euthanasia; Allowing to Die; Brain; Brain Death; Death; Decision Making; Determination of Death; Euthanasia; Extraordinary Treatment; Life; Moral Obligations; Pain; Persistent Vegetative State; Personhood; Philosophy; Prolongation of Life; Quality of Life; Self Concept; Terminal Care; Terminally Ill; Value of Life; Withholding Treatment;
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