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Good Death Within Its Historical Context and as a Contemporary Challenge: A Philosophical Clarification of the Concept of “Euthanasia”

By Josef Kuře

Submitted: November 21st 2010Reviewed: May 9th 2011Published: September 15th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/22622

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Josef Kuře (September 15th 2011). Good Death Within Its Historical Context and as a Contemporary Challenge: A Philosophical Clarification of the Concept of “Euthanasia”, Euthanasia - The "Good Death" Controversy in Humans and Animals, Josef Kuře, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/22622. Available from:

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