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    Withdrawal of Artificial Nutrition and Hydration for Patients in a Permanent Vegetative State: Changing Tack.Catherine Constable - 2012 - Bioethics 26 (3):157-163.
    In the United States, the decision of whether to withdraw or continue to provide artificial nutrition and hydration (ANH) for patients in a permanent vegetative state (PVS) is placed largely in the hands of surrogate decision-makers, such as spouses and immediate family members. This practice would seem to be consistent with a strong national emphasis on autonomy and patient-centered healthcare. When there is ambiguity as to the patient's advanced wishes, the presumption has been that decisions should weigh in favor of (...)
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    Postmodernism and Film.Catherine Constable - 2004 - In Steven Connor (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Postmodernism. Cambridge University Press. pp. 43--61.
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    Provocations.Catherine Constable - 2000 - Hypatia 15 (2):94-99.
  4. Adapting Philosophy: Jean Baudrillard and the Matrix Trilogy.Catherine Constable - 2009 - Manchester University Press.
    This book looks at the ways in which The Matrix Trilogy adapts Jean Baudrillard’s Simulacra and Simulation, and in doing so creates its own distinctive philosophical position. Where previous work in the field has presented the trilogy as a simple ‘beginner’s guide’ to philosophy, this study offers a new methodology for inter-relating philosophy and film texts, focusing on the conceptual role played by imagery in both types of text. This focus on the figurative enables a new-found appreciation of the liveliness (...)
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