Euthanasia in the Netherlands

The Policy and Practice of Mercy Killing

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-2250-0 (Print) 978-1-4020-2251-7 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Preliminaries: Comparative Law

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      Pages 1-20

      Preliminaries: Comparative Law

  3. Background

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      Pages 21-21

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      Pages 23-33

      The Three Research Reports of 1990, 1995 and 2001, and Their Interpretations

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      Pages 35-49

      The Practice of Euthanasia and The Legal Framework

  4. Fieldwork

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      Pages 51-51

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      Pages 53-56

      The Methodology

    3. The Interviews

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        Pages 57-63

        Why The Netherlands?

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        Pages 65-73

        Views on the Practice of Euthanasia

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        Pages 75-84

        Worrisome Data

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        Pages 85-90

        The Remmelink Contention and the British Criticism

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        Pages 91-101

        Should Physicians Suggest Euthanasia To Their Patients?

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        Pages 103-121

        Breaches of the Guidelines

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        Pages 123-132

        On Palliative Care and the Dutch Culture

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        Pages 133-144

        On Legislation and the CHABOT Case

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 145-205