DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2012.02.006
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Hossein Fakhr, Nina H. A. Mohammady

Abstract: The aim of this article is to examine religious (Islamic) attitude of human's possession on his own life and its differences with scientific points of view, such as euthanasia permission. According to Islamic doctrine, humans possession on his life is not a pure possession, but a consignment which the God gives to man and the real possessor is the God, so the only role of the man is protecting. On the other hand, according to Iranian criminal code, suicide has not defined as a crime, however, Islamic doctrine…

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