The Troubled Dream of Life: In Search of a Peaceful Death
Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2000. 255 p.
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Callahan, Daniel (1993-07)To gain a better way of thinking about medical technology and our human mortality, we should begin backward. Death should be seen as the necessary and inevitable end point of medical care....We as a society remain uncertain ...