Death Rites: Law and Ethics at the End of Life

Synopsis

This unique collection focuses on the legal and ethical issues surrounding the medico-legal management of death. Each chapter throws up new and unusual problems in this area, highlighting the tension between personal autonomy and medical responsibility. The book thus charts a way through the moral minefield.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Martyn Evans
  • Peter Alldridge
  • Jonathan Montgomery
  • Ruth F. Chadwick
  • John Saunders
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1996