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Micro and Macro Aspects of Life in Brooklyn

.... of Susser's book is that the micro aspects of life in this .... and friendship patterns, these economic forces bring people together in support systems which would ....

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Euthanasia and Medical Ethics

.... One area that is often debated under this context is the right to terminate life support systems in elderly patients. Proponents ....

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Transportation Systems of the Heartland

.... Wetlands are highly fertile and productive ecosystems, standing as essential life-support systems that play a vital role in controlling water cycles and in ....

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Prison Life in the 21st Century

.... characteristics, community and family support systems, and capacity for achieving personal goals and objectives (Lilly, et al, 2007). Prison life has changed ....

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Decision Support Systems

.... Computerized information systems providing decision making support was used .... for use by line staff, and (2) effective DSS require real life data from ....

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Aspects of Euthanasia

.... one area that is often debated under this context is the right to terminate life support systems in elderly patients. Proponents ....

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The Right to Die

.... Voluntary consent for turning the life-support systems off - in effect, committing euthanasia - cannot be obtained from the patient. ....

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EXPERT SYSTEMS

.... Harper, RG (1991). How decision support systems can help. National Petroleum News, 83(2), 52. .... Real artificial life. Byte, 16(1), 289-295. Udell, J. (1988). ....

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Information Systems

.... no paper backup, and imperfect data yielded frustration, panic, and human life. .... ôGroup Decision Support Systemsö .... Information Systems: A Management Perspective ....

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Medical Treatment Plan & the Elderly

.... A person experiencing chronic pain, and hooked up to life support systems is not necessarily less well off emotionally than a person enjoying perfect health. ....

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"Care of the Elderly Dying"

.... A person experiencing chronic pain, and hooked up to life support systems is not necessarily less well off emotionally than a person enjoying perfect health. ....

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Voluntary Euthanasia The question asked is whether vo

.... This can include cases in which the treatment of the condition, which holds off death, is ended, or those cases in which the life-support systems of the ....

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African American Pastoral Care

.... These discussions are anchored in the application of worship and support systems to what .... continuity, and closure through the various stages of life, from birth ....

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Jewish and American Law

.... R. Moshe Dov Wollner and R. Barukh Rabinowitz; the latter goes so far as to insist that it is wrong to keep a patient on life support systems once natural ....

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Right to Die Viewpoints

.... out in a living will or stated by a designated spokesperson (through power of attorney) and set guidelines for withdrawing life-support systems from the ....

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AGING & DEPRESSION

.... life problems such as retirement, loss of independence and self-worth, and acceptance of death may require both psychotherapeutic and social support systems. ....

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Modernization and Environmental Degradation

.... Global life support systems are threatened by the competing interests of ôconsumers who want their consumption sustainedö, workers wanting their jobs ....

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Chapter Summary of Living in the Environment

.... AND CONCEPTS This chapter introduces the scientific approaches and methodologies that are applied to understanding and protecting Earth's life support systems. ....

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FREEDOM OF RELIGION IN THE UNITED STATES: AN ARGU

.... which upheld a state law requiring a showing by clear and convincing evidence of the wishes of a terminally ill patient before life support systems can be ....

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Expert systems

.... which they have been applied to real-life situations rather than .... Decision support systems provide algorithmic solutions developed on fourth-generation computers ....

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Surrogate Motherhood

.... boarders), also feel responsible for providing the love and support systems needed to .... of the most important characteristics of Mexican-American family life" (40 ....

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Fugard's The Road to Mecca

.... Elsa plays an especially vital role because Helen has so few others in her life at this .... They also point out that such informal support systems are not one-sided ....

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Older Adults Coping with HIV/AIDS

.... best seen in an older couple discussing various life difficulties they .... Furthermore, existing community support systems for persons living with HIV are designed ....

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Witholding/Withdrawing Patient Treatment

.... Essentially, such incentive systems create a conflict of interest for physicians .... the Missouri Supreme Court decision to allow removal of life support for Nancy ....

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Application of the Ethnogerocounseling Model

.... regarding any historical or present events that impact upon the life and feelings of .... is not isolated and has access to the specific support systems that are ....

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Dorothy Orem's Self-Care Model

.... Self-care continues throughout life with continued development and increasing .... control, stress management, maintenance of social support systems, and control of ....

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Three Innovative Practices in Counseling

.... Revisit the matter of client's support systems, disclosure and .... for additional or ongoing support as possible .... services such as counseling, life skills training ....

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Social Work Theory & the Concept of Community

.... to leave the community and seek a better life in the .... start earning enough money to send some support home, thus .... in which she had grown up (Systems Approach, p ....

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ANHEUSER-BUSCH: AN ORGANIZATIONAL SYSTEMS ANALYSIS

.... organism has adopted particular life systems that enable .... control the organization by withdrawing its support. This systems theory analysis of our organization ....

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COGNITIVE THEORY & MULTICULTURAL COUNSELING Int

.... to decreased mortality and distress, and greater quality of life for older .... of onset, type of handicap, family intervention, and social support systems, must be ....

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