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It can be risky to select a hot button topic such as capital punishment, gun control, or abortion because one cannot generally join such a wide and vast written conversation with any kind of authority in such a limited number of pages as a typical essay. Yet in this persuasive essay, David Anson is able to tackle the vast topic of euthanasia because he narrows it and focuses only on the physician’s role. What do you think about David’s choice to begin his essay with a hypothetical story? What do you think works well in his conclusion? How could his conclusion be improved upon?
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Anson, David M.
"The Role of a Physician in End-of-Life Stages of Their Patients,"
The Idea of an Essay: Vol. 1
, Article 23.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.cedarville.edu/idea_of_an_essay/vol1/iss1/23