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Author Tate, Nikki, 1962- author.

Title Choosing to live, choosing to die : the complexities of assisted dying / Nikki Tate ; illustrations by Belle Wuthrich.

Publication Info. Victoria, British Columbia : Orca Books Publishers, [2019]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Manhattan-Elwood PL YA Non-Fiction - MTBB-2  TEEN IN THE NEWS Tate    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  J 179.7 TAT    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  TN 179.7 TAT    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib YA Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  YA 179.7 TAT    AVAILABLE
 United Township HS SD 30 Stacks - UTSG-6  179.7 TAT    DUE 10-12-21
Description 172 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Orca issues
Orca issues.
Summary "This nonfiction book for teens examines the complex issue of medical assistance in dying from multiple perspectives."-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Audience 1240L Lexile
Form Issued also in electronic formats.
Contents Introduction -- The big picture -- Beginning at the end -- Consider the context -- The language of dying -- Assisted dying and the law -- Practical matters -- The philosophy of dying -- The nature of suffering -- Let me help -- Risks and safeguards -- A good death.
Summary There are few decisions more upsetting than deciding if a when the time is right to end a life. Is it more important to protect life at all costs, or to provide individuals with the right to choose what is best for them? Tate provides teenagers with multiple perspectives on the issue of providing medical assistance in dying. She encourage readers to keep an open mind, and reach their own conclusions. -- adapted from cover.
Subject Right to die -- Juvenile literature.
Euthanasia -- Juvenile literature.
Assisted suicide -- Juvenile literature.
Medical ethics -- Juvenile literature.
Right to die.
Assisted suicide.
Medical ethics.
Assisted suicide. (OCoLC)fst00819130
Euthanasia. (OCoLC)fst00916915
Medical ethics. (OCoLC)fst01014081
Right to die. (OCoLC)fst01097893
Genre/Form Young adult literature.
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Young adult.
Added Author Wuthrich, Belle, 1989- illustrator.
Other Form: Online version: Tate, Nikki, 1962- Choosing to live, choosing to die. Victoria, British Columbia : Orca Books Publishers, 2019 1459818903 9781459818903 (OCoLC)1086308962
ISBN 9781459818897 (softcover)
145981889X (softcover)

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