Autonomy, euthanasia and the right to die with dignity: a comparison of Kantian ethics and Shi'ite teachings

Dublin Core

Title

Autonomy, euthanasia and the right to die with dignity: a comparison of Kantian ethics and Shi'ite teachings

Author

Fatemi, Seyed Mohammed Ghari S.

Publisher

2007/07/00

Language

English

Publication Date

20070700

Primary Classification

20.5.1

Secondary Classification

20.5.1;1.1;1.2;20.3.1

Primary keywords

attitudes to death--[pri];autonomy--[pri];euthanasia--[pri];Islamic ethics--[pri];philosophy--[pri];right to die--[pri];value of life--[pri];voluntary euthanasia--[pri]

Secondary keywords

allowing to die;comparative studies;freedom;involuntary euthanasia;killing;moral policy;public policy;suicide;wedge argument

Subject

Kant, Immanuel--[pri];Shiites--[pri]

Journal Article

Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations 2007 July; 18(3): 345-353

Note

35

Primary Document Type

ja

Call Number

citation

Bibliography

19 refs. 2 fn.

Title Descriptor

Islam

Collection

Citation

“Autonomy, euthanasia and the right to die with dignity: a comparison of Kantian ethics and Shi'ite teachings,” Islamic Medical & Scientific Ethics, accessed January 24, 2020, http://imse.ibp.georgetown.domains/items/show/34214.