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

Teresi, Dick. (Author).
Book Book (c2012.)
Description: xi, 350 p. ; 22 cm.
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2012.
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  • ISBN: 9780375423710
  • ISBN: 0375423710
  • Edition: 1st ed.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references 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.
Summary: A controversial analysis of the organ transplant "business" and its relationship to hospitals and doctors.

Citation:

Teresi, Dick. "The undead : organ harvesting, the ice-water test, beating heart cadavers : how medicine is blurring the line between life and death." New York : Pantheon Books, 2012.

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