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The Resource On our own terms : Moyers on dying, (videorecording)

On our own terms : Moyers on dying, (videorecording)

Label
On our own terms : Moyers on dying
Title
On our own terms
Title remainder
Moyers on dying
Title variation
Moyers on dying
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
News correspondent Bill Moyers hosts this four part series about the care of the dying. Part 1, "Living with dying" is about the search for new ways of thinking and talking about dying. Part 2, "A different kind of care" is about the important strides being made in the area of palliative care at pioneering institutions such as New York's Mount Sinai Hospital and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Part 3, "A death of one's own" is about the complexes underlying the many choices at the end of life, includiing the debate about physician-assisted suicide, paying for care, and balancing dying and dignity. Part 4, "A Time to change" is about the crusading medical professionals, including staff members of the Balm of Gilead Project in Birmingham, Ala. who have dedicated themselves to improving end-of-life care by changing America's overburdened health system
Cataloging source
U9V
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Series originally aired on PBS on Sept. 10-13, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moyers, Bill D
  • Moyers, Judith Davidson
  • O'Neill, Judy Doctoroff
  • Mannes, Elena
  • Pellett, Gail
  • Public Affairs Television (Firm)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Runtime
360
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terminal care
  • Terminally ill
  • Critically ill
  • Hospice care
  • Palliative treatment
  • Death
  • Assisted suicide
  • Right to die
Technique
live action
Label
On our own terms : Moyers on dying, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Contents
Living with dying -- A different kind of care -- A death of one's own -- A time to change
Control code
000139853
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
4 videocassettes (90 min. ea.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000139853
  • (OCoLC)45049926
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
On our own terms : Moyers on dying, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Contents
Living with dying -- A different kind of care -- A death of one's own -- A time to change
Control code
000139853
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
4 videocassettes (90 min. ea.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000139853
  • (OCoLC)45049926
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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