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Author Shneidman, Edwin S.

Title Comprehending suicide : landmarks in 20th-century suicidology / Edwin S. Shneidman.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : American Psychological Association, c2001.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  616.858445 Sh69c    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 215 p. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents History of suicide : voluntary death in Western culture / Georges Minois -- Savage God : a study of suicide / A. Alvarez -- Suicide : a study in sociology / Emile Durkheim -- Suicide : a sociological and statistical study / Louis I. Dublin -- Thorn in the chrysanthemum : suicide and economic success in modern Japan / Mamoru Iga -- Neurobiology of suicide : from the bench to the clinic / David M. Stoff and J. John Mann -- Man against himself / Karl A. Menninger -- Suicides / Jean Baechler -- Inman diary : a public and private confession / Daniel Aaron -- Essential papers on suicide / John T. Maltsberger and Mark J. Goldblatt -- Survivors of suicide / Albert C. Cain -- Samaritans : befriending the suicidal / Chad Varah -- Enigma of suicide / George Howe Colt.
Subject Suicide.
Suicide -- Social aspects.
Suicide -- Psychological aspects.
Added Title Landmarks in twentieth century suicidology
ISBN 1557987432

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