Dr norwood is a medical anthropologist with interests in disability end of life euthanasia aging long term care spirituality and health and innovations in long term care and end of life health policy she was president of the washington association of professional anthropologists in 2015 16. Anyone who seeks to be informed about alternatives to the current us system or non system for end of life care should read frances norwoods book the maintenance of life preventing social death through euthanasia talk and end of life care lessons from the netherlandsnorwoods book is important well written and will give you much to . Everyone who thinks about end of life issues should read the maintenance of life it is a beautifully written book on an important topic anthropologist frances norwood spent 15 months in the netherlands learning first hand how the dying their families and their physicians confronted this difficult subject. The maintenance of life preventing social death through euthanasia talk and end of life care lessons from the netherlands 9781594605185 authors frances norwood carolina academic press. In the maintenance of life frances norwood describes her doctoral dissertation research in the netherlands to understand this book the reader must understand the definitions of 2 terms used in the title and throughout the book norwood defines social death as a series of losses loss of identity
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