A Moral Dilemma: Killing and Letting Die
British Journal of Nursing. 1993 Jun 24-Jul 7; 2(12): 635-640.
Active Euthanasia; Allowing to Die; Autonomy; Beneficence; Deontological Ethics; Double Effect; Ethics; Euthanasia; Extraordinary Treatment; Infants; Intention; Killing; Legal Aspects; Life; Moral Obligations; Physicians; Prolongation of Life; Quality of Life; Rights; Terminally Ill; Utilitarianism; Value of Life;
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Asscher, Joachim (2008-06)In some medical cases there is a moral distinction between killing and letting die, but in others there is not. In this paper I present an original and principled account of the moral distinction between killing and letting ...