Defining Death: Organ Transplants, Tradition and Technology in Japan
Feldman, Eric A.
SOCIAL SCIENCE AND MEDICINE 1988; 27(4): 339-343
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Feldman, Eric A. (1988)This article explores Japanese attitudes about brain death and organ transplantation. First, ancient burial customs and death-related rituals associated with Shinto and Buddhism are examined. Next, contemporary attitudes towards ...