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7. Time, Death, and Conscience

7. Time, Death, and Conscience  

Michael Inwood

in Heidegger: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2000
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776649
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192854100.003.0007
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9780192854100
7. Time, Death, and Conscience
7. Suicide and euthanasia

7. Suicide and euthanasia  

Damien Keown

in Buddhist Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2005
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775994
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192804570.003.0007
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chapter
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9780192804570
7. Suicide and euthanasia Abstract The issue of suicide is problematic for Buddhists. It is a common belief that suicide is permitted in Buddhism. ‘Suicide and euthanasia’ argues that in Buddhism, the human lifespan is a destiny determined by karma. To shorten a life artificially with suicide or euthanasia is seen by many Buddhists as tampering with destiny. It seems that rather than support the movement for euthanasia, most Buddhists would rather support the hospice movement. Buddhism has a great openness about death and encourages its followers to meditate and prepare for it in a number of ways. The Buddha
2. The problems of prehistory

2. The problems of prehistory  

Chris Gosden

in Prehistory: A Very Short Introduction

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Jun 2003
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775789
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192803436.003.0002
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9780192803436
2. The problems of prehistory
5. The nature of human social life

5. The nature of human social life  

Chris Gosden

in Prehistory: A Very Short Introduction

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Jun 2003
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775789
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192803436.003.0005
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9780192803436
5. The nature of human social life
4. The return of the Lord and the resurrection of the dead

4. The return of the Lord and the resurrection of the dead  

E. P. Sanders

in Paul: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2001
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Sep 2013
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9780191776755
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192854513.003.0004
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9780192854513
4. The return of the Lord and the resurrection of the dead
8. Christology

8. Christology  

E. P. Sanders

in Paul: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2001
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776755
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192854513.003.0008
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9780192854513
8. Christology
3. The resurrection experience

3. The resurrection experience  

Luke Timothy Johnson

in The New Testament: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2010
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365807
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199735709.003.0003
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9780199735709
3. The resurrection experience
9. The end of life

9. The end of life  

Charles Foster

in Medical Law: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2013
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778322
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199660445.003.0009
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9780199660445
9. The end of life
2. Tragedy: Birth, Death, Rebirth

2. Tragedy: Birth, Death, Rebirth  

Michael Tanner

in Nietzsche: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2000
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776670
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192854148.003.0002
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9780192854148
2. Tragedy: Birth, Death, Rebirth
15. Every night a fest noz: the new Celtomania

15. Every night a fest noz: the new Celtomania  

Barry Cunliffe

in The Celts: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2003
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775901
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192804181.003.0015
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9780192804181
15. Every night a fest noz: the new Celtomania

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