Euthanasia (from Greek: εὐθανασία; "good death": εὖ, eu; "well" or "good" –
θάνατος, thanatos; "death") is the practice of intentionally ending a life in order to
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edit]. See also: Eugenics in the United States § Euthanasia programs. Debates
about the ethics of euthanasia and ...
Jul 23, 2013 ... History of Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide ... Ian Dowbiggin, PhD A
Merciful End: The Euthanasia Movement in Modern America, ...
A General History of Euthanasia. What we would term euthanasia, has been both
practised and condemned by various cultures and civilasions since time ...
August 03 , 1941: Münster Bishop Clemns von Galen publicly denounced the Nazi program of euthanasia
for the mentally unfit. Von Galen was along a thorn in the side of the Nazi regime and it was later discovered that they had planned on eliminating him when they achieve... More »
History of Euthanasia. About 400 B.C. - The Hippocratic Oath (By the "Father of
Medicine' Greek physician Hippocrates). "I will give no deadly medicine to any ...
A history of euthanasia and assisted dying in the 20th and 21st centuries. 1906 -
First ... 1935 - World's first euthanasia society is founded in London, England.
The word euthanasia translates from Greek roots as "good death." The Oxford
English Dictionary states that the original meaning, "a gentle and easy death,"
Mar 3, 2009 ... Mention the term "euthanasia," and the first thing most people think of is the epic
assisted suicide battle of the 1990s starring Jack "Doctor ...
Nov 15, 1994 ... Debates about the ethics of euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide date from
ancient Greece and Rome. After the development of ether, ...