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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euthanasia

Euthanasia is the practice of intentionally ending a life in order to relieve pain and suffering. .... According to the historian N. D. A. Kemp, the origin of the contemporary debate on euthanasia started in 1870. Euthanasia is known to have been ...

euthanasia.procon.org/view.timeline.php?timelineID=000022

Jul 23, 2013 ... History of Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide .... economic times, Americans began talking again about suicide and controlled dying.

www.life.org.nz/euthanasia/abouteuthanasia/history-euthanasia1

The prevailing social conditions of the latter nineteenth century began to favour active euthanasia. In 1933 the Nazis replaced the Hippocratic Oath with the ...

www.encyclopedia.com/medicine/divisions-diagnostics-and-procedures/medicine/euthanasia

However, it was not until after World War I that euthanasia advocacy began in earnest. In 1920, two highly respected German academics, Karl Binding, a law ...

www.euthanasia.com/historyeuthanasia.html

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 ...

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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 ...

www.all.org/learn/euthanasia/historic-review

A basic knowledge of the history of the movement to legalize euthanasia and assisted suicide—the so-called “right to die” movement—is essential for anyone ...

daily.jstor.org/history-euthanasia-movement

Jan 6, 2016 ... Around 1800, pioneers of euthanasia pulled on the legs of those who'd ... In the mid-19th century, surgeons began using chloroform, which had ...

www.deathwithdignity.org/assisted-dying-chronology

1938 – The Euthanasia Society of America is founded by the Rev. ..... Ajello says she is “proud to begin the discussion in Rhode Island” and anticipates growing ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/article/the-evolution-of-americas-right-to-die-movement

Nov 13, 2012 ... And so I started out on a lonely path back in 1980, campaigning for the right to ... ” My ultimate aim is to make euthanasia a positive experience.