The unfreedom of assisted suicide: How the right to die undermines autonomy

  title={The unfreedom of assisted suicide: How the right to die undermines autonomy},
  author={Kevin L. Yuill},
  journal={Ethics, Medicine and Public Health},
  • Kevin L. Yuill
  • Published 1 October 2015
  • Sociology
  • Ethics, Medicine and Public Health
Summary Objectives My objective in the following article is to explicate the libertarian case against legalizing assisted suicide/dying. News There is a broad discussion throughout many countries in the West that will continue into the foreseeable future about whether or not assisted suicide/dying will increase human happiness by decreasing suffering. Understandably, many of the articles address the issue from a medical standpoint but, at the same time, they assume that freedom will increase… Expand
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