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On suicide

a discourse on voluntary death
  • 160 Pages
  • 3.19 MB
  • English
Indiana University Press , Bloomington
StatementJean Améry ; translated by John D. Barlow.
LC ClassificationsHV6545 .A5713 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 160 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL389452M
ISBN 100253335639
LC Control Number98053904

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Suicide provides readers with an understanding of the impetus for suicide and its psychological impact on the victim, family, and society. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more.

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Anticipating the argument of Book Two, Durkheim thus suggested that suicide is the consequence of the intensity of social life; but before he could proceed to explain how such a cause might produce such an effect, Durkheim had to deal with one other "psychological" theory -- Tarde's argument that social facts in general, and suicide in.

(63 pp.) Definitions and Types Basic Etiological Approaches Basic Epidemiological Patterns Relationships to Clinical Entities Indicators of Suicide Potential: Implications for Prevention. Emile Durkheim's On Suicide () was a groundbreaking book in the field of sociology.

Traditionally, suicide was thought to be a matter of purely individual despair but Durkheim recognized that the phenomenon had a social dimension.

He believed that if anything can explain how individuals relate to society, then it is suicide: Why does it happen. Inmen died by suicide x more often than women. The rate of suicide is highest in middle age — white men in particular.

Suicide and self-injury cost the US $ 69 billion annually.

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LIFE AFTER SUICIDE is a raw and revealing exploration of a subject that’s been taboo for far too long. This book is timely and essential in our world.

It is even more tragic to know, that people who have committed suicide, if only they had the courage to reach out and get the help they needed in time, that their suicides could have been prevented.

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Suicide is the act of purposely ending one's own life. How societies view suicide varies by culture, religion, ethnic norms, and the circumstances under which it occurs. More thanpeople worldwide commit suicide each year -- nea as recently as in in the United States.

In Life After Suicide, she opens up completely for the first time, hoping that her experience and words can inspire those faced with the unthinkable to persevere. Part memoir and part comforting guide that incorporates the latest insights from researchers and health professionals, Life After Suicide is both a call to arms against this dangerous.

The book reveals the extent to which suicide is motivated by interpersonal violence, substance abuse, physical pain, grief, feelings of failure, and mental illness. Additionally, it discusses other risk factors, what differentiates suicide attempters from suicide completers, and lastly what might serve as protective factors toward resilience.

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My new favorite book is called 13 Elegant Ways To Commit Suicide by Harold Meyers and illustrated by Jack Davis.

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