Is Dying Young Worse Than Dying Old?
Jecker, Nancy S.
Schneiderman, Lawrence J.
Gerontologist. 1994 Feb; 34(1): 66-72.
Adults; Age Factors; Aged; Allowing to Die; Ancient History; Attitudes; Attitudes to Death; Children; Compassion; Death; Discrimination; Emotions; Ethical Analysis; Females; Futility; Historical Aspects; Infanticide; Infants; Justice; Life; Literature; Moral Obligations; Moral Policy; Morality; Parent Child Relationship; Prolongation of Life; Resource Allocation; Selection for Treatment; Self Concept; Social Discrimination; Social Interaction; Social worth;