Truncated Autonomy: Neocortical Selves, Reverse Reductionism and End-of-Life Care

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Wackers, Ger;
(2016)
  • Publisher: InTech
  • Subject: VDP::Medisinske Fag: 700::Helsefag: 800::Medisinsk/odontologisk etikk, atferdsfag, historie: 805 | VDP::Medical disciplines: 700::Health sciences: 800::Medical/dental ethics, behavioural sciences, history: 805 | conceptual blending | VDP::Humaniora: 000::Filosofiske fag: 160::Etikk: 164 | VDP::Humanities: 000::Philosophical disciplines: 160::Ethics: 164 | cognitivist neocortical autonomy | end-of-life care

Published version. Source at <a href=http://dx.doi.org/10.5772/66044> http://dx.doi.org/10.5772/66044 </a> In professional guidelines for palliative sedation in end-of life care, a particular notion of conscious life experience is associated with specific cognitiv... View more
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