PHIL 211 Waldorf University The Debate Around Living Wills Discussion

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WHAT TERRI WOULD HAVE WANTED

Peter Wenz is clearly troubled that “living wills” might not accurately reflect what a patient in extremis might want. However, he also reports suspicions about the relevance and appropriateness of accessing a patient’s wishes through remembered conversations from better times. Why the rumpus about “What Terri would have wanted”?

Instructions: 400-600 words

Reference: Chapter 2 (p. 33-53)