The Terminally Ill: May We Let Them Die?

By Bob Levine

Eugene Borowitz, December 12, 1975

The author argues that the Jewish tradition can provide guidance in cases of terminally ill patients, but each case needs to be decided on its own merit.

Topic: Halakha, Jewish Law, Death and Mourning, Medical Care, Values

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.6/no.103

Page Number(s): 21-22

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Levine, Bob. The Terminally Ill: May We Let Them Die?. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 12 December 1975: 21-22. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=9335


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