Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 38 (3):667-683 (2010)

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Michael Nair-Collins
Florida State University
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Legally defining “death” in terms of brain death unacceptably obscures a value judgment that not all reasonable people would accept. This is disingenuous, and it results in serious moral flaws in the medical practices surrounding organ donation. Public policy that relies on the whole-brain concept of death is therefore morally flawed and in need of revision
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DOI 10.1111/j.1748-720X.2010.00520.x
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