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Assisted dying reflections on the need for law reform by Sheila McLean

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Published by Routledge-Cavendish in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Euthanasia -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain,
  • Right to die -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementSheila A.M. McLean.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKD3410.E88 M35 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17944521M
ISBN 101844720551, 1844720543
ISBN 109781844720552, 9781844720545
LC Control Number2007020938

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