- Words: 1450
- Length: 5 Pages
- Topic: Death and Dying (general)
- Paper #: 72860264
Euthanasia in the Style of Plato
Euthanasia -- a Moral Duty or a Moral Wrong?
In Ancient Greece, Rome and Egypt, the general view for society was that if an individual was no longer interested in continuing their existence, society had no right to ensure that they remain alive. The idea of euthanasia, or ending one's life to alleviate physical or mental suffering, has thus been a continual controversy for thousands of