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Prophecy, Policy, and the Unfolding of God’s Plan

Stephen Spector

in Evangelicals and Israel: The Story of American Christian Zionism

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195368024
eISBN:
9780199867646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195368024.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Judaism

This chapter considers survey research about white evangelicals’ motives for supporting Israel. It reports on a religious service at a charismatic church that celebrated the emigration of the Jews to ... More


Death and the Victorian Doctors

Pat Jalland

in Death in the Victorian Family

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201885
eISBN:
9780191675058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201885.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter discusses the contributions of Victorian doctors in the areas of terminal care, comfort, and in alleviating pains in the deaths of the Victorian people. The chapter also discusses the ... More


Comment on ‘Expressed desire for hastened death: a phenomenologic inquiry’ 10 years later

Nessa Coyle

in The Patient's Wish to Die: Research, Ethics, and Palliative Care

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198713982
eISBN:
9780191782268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713982.003.0004
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

This chapter comments, with the 2004 study 'Expressed desire for hastened death: a phenomenologic inquiry’ in mind, on developments over the last 10 years It is striking that things are both the same ... More


Dialogue intermezzo: I

Christoph Rehmann-Sutter, Heike Gudat, and Kathrin Ohnsorge

in The Patient's Wish to Die: Research, Ethics, and Palliative Care

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198713982
eISBN:
9780191782268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713982.003.0011
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

The participants discuss whether it is appropriate to refer to wishes to die as subjective ‘experiences’, or whether they should rather be addressed as part of a ‘purposive action’ or a ‘plan’. ... More


Expressed desire for hastened death in seven patients living with advanced cancer: a phenomenologic inquiry

Nessa Coyle and Lois Sculco

in The Patient's Wish to Die: Research, Ethics, and Palliative Care

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198713982
eISBN:
9780191782268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713982.003.0003
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

Individuals living with advanced cancer sometimes express the desire for a hastened death or for death to come more quickly. The need to have a clear understanding of what such an expression means ... More


The journey to understanding the wish to hasten death

Tracy Schroepfer

in The Patient's Wish to Die: Research, Ethics, and Palliative Care

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198713982
eISBN:
9780191782268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713982.003.0006
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

The wish to hasten death (WTHD) is voiced by terminally ill individuals throughout the world, and in some states and countries it is legal for the wish to be fulfilled. Patients expressing the WTHD ... More


The desire for hastened death in patients in palliative care

Rinat Nissim, Chris Lo, and Gary Rodin

in The Patient's Wish to Die: Research, Ethics, and Palliative Care

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198713982
eISBN:
9780191782268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713982.003.0007
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

Research on the desire for hastened death (DHD) has important implications for improving quality of life near the end of life. Although it may be multiply determined, DHD is most often assessed in ... More


What does the wish to hasten death mean for the palliative patient? Clinical implications

Cristina Monforte-Royo, Albert Balaguer, and Christian Villavicencio-Chávez

in The Patient's Wish to Die: Research, Ethics, and Palliative Care

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198713982
eISBN:
9780191782268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713982.003.0021
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

The patient in palliative care is not only ‘an individual’ facing potential death but also a social actor with a role to play in the clinical context. The wish to hasten death becomes significant ... More


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