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Author Teresi, Dick.

Title The undead : organ harvesting, the ice-water test, beating heart cadavers : how medicine is blurring the line between life and death / Dick Teresi.

Imprint New York : Pantheon Books, c2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    610 TER    DUE 12-14-21
Edition 1st ed.
Description xi, 350 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-334) and index.
Contents Death is here to stay -- A history of death -- The brain-death revolution -- The new undead -- Netherworlds -- The near death experience -- Postmodern death -- The moment of death and the search for self.
Subject Death.
Persistent vegetative state.
Donation of organs, tissues, etc.
ISBN 9780375423710

 
    
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