[Skip to Content]
[Skip to Content Landing]
Citations 0
Book and Media Reviews
February 15, 2006

Ending Life

JAMA. 2006;295(7):830-831. doi:10.1001/jama.295.7.830-b

Margaret P. Battin's new book Ending Life: Ethics and the Way We Die is a collection of her articles and stories, about half from the last 5 years, the rest dating mostly to the early 1990s, although the two pieces of fiction were written in 1981 and 1975. The majority are reprints, although some items (including the fiction) appear here for the first time. Arguments about physician-assisted suicide are at the core of the book, although it also addresses a fascinating array of related issues.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview