The Death Debate: Ethical Issues in Suicide
Margaret Pabst Battin
The Death Debate offers compelling insight into what promises to be the most controversial
social issue of the next decade. Written by a leading expert on end-of-life issues, it offers a
broad, systematic exploration of both historical and contemporary arguments about suicide.
Author Battin probes both sides of the religious, social and value-of-life debates on suicide
and its motivations.