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Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide: End-of-life practices overview and their implementation rationality

Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide: End-of-life practices overview and their implementation rationality

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Published by Ervins Strauhmanis
This paper is a Bachelor thesis that I have done as a part of my studies for the Bachelor's degree in Law from the (now former) International University Concordia Audentes (that has merged with Tallinn University of Technology).
This paper is a Bachelor thesis that I have done as a part of my studies for the Bachelor's degree in Law from the (now former) International University Concordia Audentes (that has merged with Tallinn University of Technology).

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Published by: Ervins Strauhmanis on Apr 26, 2011
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Bachelor ThesisEuthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide:End-of-life practices overview and theirimplementation rationality
submitted on 2 June 2006byErvins StrauhmanisSupervisorProf. Evhen Tsybulenko, Ph.DInternational University Concordia AudentesLaw School
 
 2DeclarationI hereby solemnly declare that I have written this thesis by myself and without support fromany other person or source, that I have used only the materials and sources indicated in thefootnotes and in the bibliography, that I have actually used all materials listed therein, that Ihave cited all sources from which I have drawn intellectual input in any form whatsoever, andplaced in “quotation marks” all words, phrases or passages taken from such sources verbatimwhich are not in common use and that neither I myself nor any other person has submittedthis paper in the present or a similar version to any other institution for a degree or forpublication.Tallinn, 2 June 2006(Ervins Strauhmanis)
 
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Table of Contents
List of Abbreviations………………………………………………………………..…………4Introduction…………………………………………………………………………………….5
Part I. The Debate around Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide
1.1. Physician-assisted suicide…………………………………………………...…….81.2. Non-voluntary active euthanasia………………………………………………....161.3. Involuntary euthanasia………………………………………………………...…181.4. Voluntary active euthanasia………………………………………………..…….201.5. Voluntary passive euthanasia…………………………………………………….251.6. Non-voluntary passive euthanasia………………………………………………..281.7. Indirect euthanasia / Double effect doctrine……………………………….…….35
Part II. Analysis and Proposals for Implementations of End-of-Life Solutions
2.1. Essential principles - refusal of unwanted treatment and double effect………….382.2. Non-voluntary end-of-life decisions……………………………………………..432.3. Should we have a conscious right to die?..............................................................50Conclusion……………………………………………………………………………...…….57Annex 1………….……………………………………………………………………...…….59Bibliography…………………………………………………………………………………..60

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