ERIC Number: EJ533850
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Social Work and End-of-Life Decisions: Self-Determination and the Common Good.
Wesley, Carol A.
Health & Social Work, v21 n2 p115-21 May 1996
Self-determination and the common good must be respected in social work practice and policy regarding end-of-life decisions. This article discusses self-determination in end-of-life decision making, ethical decision making and the NASW Code of Ethics, and professional ethics based on a balanced view of both self-determination and the common good. (FC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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