Response to Patrick Lee

  • Kevin O’Rourke
Part of the Philosophy and Medicine book series (PHME, volume 93)


Life Support Minimal Conscious State Moral Truth Excessive Burden Moral Tradition 
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  1. Ashley, B.M. (1994). What is the end of the human person? The vision of god and integral human fulfillment. In L. Gormally (Ed.), Moral truth and moral traditions, Blackrock,IR: Four Courts Press.Google Scholar
  2. Lee, P. (2008). The papal allocution concerning care for PVS patients, a reply to Fr. O’Rourke. In C. Tollefsen (Ed.), Artificial nutrition and hydration: The new Catholic debate (pp.183–191). Dordrecht: Springer.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kevin O’Rourke
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  1. 1.Neiswanger Institue of Bioethics and Health Policy Stritch School of MedicineLoyola UniversityChicago

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