Discussion Post: Euthanasia & Physician Assisted Suicide
After studying the course materials, Lecture Materials & Resources page, answer the following:
• What is Euthanasia? Give the ethical analysis of euthanasia.
• Describe pain and suffering within the context of the Judeo-Christian faith tradition.
• Define Physician Assisted Suicide / Death ( PAS / PAD). Describe the ethics behind the practice.
• Speak about Palliative Care and Terminal Sedation. Provide an ethical analysis
• Case studies. Summarize, provide an ethical analysis and state the impact of the cases:
o Hemlock Society
o Jacob Kevorkian
o Britanny Maynard.
The response must include a reference list. One-inch margins, double-space, Using Times New Roman 12 pnt font and APA style of writing and citations.