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Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia: Book on Reserve in the Library

Resources on assisted suicide, euthanasia and related topircs

The book, Opposing Viewpoints: Euthanasia, has been put on 2-hour, in library use, for SC 300. The format of books in this series is a pro/con approach to examining current, important topics.

Why Consider Opposing Viewpoints?

"The only way in which a human being can make some approach to know the whole of a subject is by hearing what can be said about it by persons of every variety of opinion and studying all modes in which it can be looked at by every character of mind.  No wise man ever acquired his wisdom in any mode but this."                    John Stuart Mill


"First introduced more than 40 years ago, Opposing Viewpoints still sets the standard for current-issues studies. With countless volumes covering nearly every controversial contemporary topic, Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source of current-issue materials for libraries and classrooms. Each title delivers pro/con expert opinions, selected from highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. Readers are exposed to many sides of a debate, which promotes issue awareness as well as critical thinking. In short, Opposing Viewpoints is the best research and learning tool for exploring the issues that continually shape and define our turbulent and changing world."
Source: Publisher website: GALE: A Cengage Company

The Table of Contents for this volume is offered here as a pdf so that you can see the presentation format of the material.  Using this book should assist you in bringing clarity to your research and assist you in developing your own pro/con arguments on the topics of Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia.

See pages 213-216 of Euthanasia for a list of books on this topic.  Check the MAC book catalog for availability of these titles.  Those not in the MAC Library collection may be ordered through interlibrary loan.  Allow 1-2 for delivery.