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Published: 24 September 2010

266 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199746415

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Assisted Death in Europe and America

Four Regimes and Their Lessons

Guenter Lewy

  • This is the first book that systematically describes and compares the practice of assisted death in the four jurisdictions where it has been legal for many years.
  • The book presents the unique cultural, political and legal context that has brought about the legalization of assisted dying.
  • Lewy incorporates the latest official data as well as on the internal publications of right-to-die organizations not previously accessible to any researcher.