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The Resource Alzheimer's disease, media representations, and the politics of euthanasia : constructing risk and selling death in an ageing society, Megan-Jane Johnstone

Alzheimer's disease, media representations, and the politics of euthanasia : constructing risk and selling death in an ageing society, Megan-Jane Johnstone

Label
Alzheimer's disease, media representations, and the politics of euthanasia : constructing risk and selling death in an ageing society
Title
Alzheimer's disease, media representations, and the politics of euthanasia
Title remainder
constructing risk and selling death in an ageing society
Statement of responsibility
Megan-Jane Johnstone
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Johnstone, Megan-Jane
Dewey number
179.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Medical ethics
  • Health in mass media
Label
Alzheimer's disease, media representations, and the politics of euthanasia : constructing risk and selling death in an ageing society, Megan-Jane Johnstone
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published 2013 by Ashgate Publishing
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-213) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. The Alzheimerization of the euthanasia debate -- 2. The incidence and impact of Alzheimer's disease -- 3. Media representations, metaphors, and the stigmatization of Alzheimer's disease -- 4. Curbing demand for acute healthcare services -- 5. The euthanasia option -- 6. Mobilizing political support for the legalization of euthanasia -- 7. Propaganda, 'dirty tricks' fallacies, and opposing points-of-view -- 8. Selling death -- 9. Alzheimer's disease and euthanasia as a symbolic system of control -- 10. Euthanasia politics and public opinion
Control code
ocn950471475
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 223 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317182429
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.4324/9781315566634
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)950471475
Label
Alzheimer's disease, media representations, and the politics of euthanasia : constructing risk and selling death in an ageing society, Megan-Jane Johnstone
Publication
Note
Originally published 2013 by Ashgate Publishing
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-213) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. The Alzheimerization of the euthanasia debate -- 2. The incidence and impact of Alzheimer's disease -- 3. Media representations, metaphors, and the stigmatization of Alzheimer's disease -- 4. Curbing demand for acute healthcare services -- 5. The euthanasia option -- 6. Mobilizing political support for the legalization of euthanasia -- 7. Propaganda, 'dirty tricks' fallacies, and opposing points-of-view -- 8. Selling death -- 9. Alzheimer's disease and euthanasia as a symbolic system of control -- 10. Euthanasia politics and public opinion
Control code
ocn950471475
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 223 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317182429
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.4324/9781315566634
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)950471475

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