Denial of the Soul: Spiritual and Medical Perspectives on Euthanasia and Mortality

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Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony, Feb 17, 2010 - Religion - 260 pages
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The author of The Road Less Traveled, the bestselling and most influential book of psychiatric and spiritual instruction in modern times, now offers a deeply moving meditation on what euthanasia reveals about the status of the soul in our age. Its trenchant and sensitive treatment of the subject will define our humanity for generations to come.


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Contents

INTRODUCTION
Chapter 1PULLING THE PLUG
Chapter 2PHYSICAL PAIN
Chapter 3EMOTIONAL PAIN
Chapter 4MURDER SUICIDE AND NATURAL DEATH
Chapter 5SECULARISM
Chapter 6THE CREATURELINESS OF HUMANS
Chapter 7THE LEARNING OF DYING
A TYPICAL CASE
Chapter 9ASSISTED SUICIDE
Chapter 10THE HOPE OF THE EUTHANASIA DEBATE
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M. Scott Peck, M.D. is the author of the "New York Times" best-seller "The Road Less Traveled", with six million copies in print. His other books include "Further Along the Road Less Traveled, The Road Less Traveled" and "Beyond, Meditations from the Road and Golf and the Spirit".

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