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History and Background of End-of-Life Decision-Making and Culture

  • H. Russell SearightEmail author
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Ethics book series (BRIEFSETHIC)

Abstract

This admonition from members of the Navajo community arose in response to the discussions of terminal illness and a patient’s desire for life-support—both of which are implicit topics in discussions of advance directives.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PsychologyLake Superior State UniversitySault Sainte MarieUSA

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