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Contemporary perspectives on rational suicide

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Published by Brunner/Mazel in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Suicide.,
  • Suicide -- Sociological aspects.,
  • Suicide -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Conduct of life.,
  • Rational suicide.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-232) and index.

    Statementedited by James L. Werth, Jr.
    SeriesSeries in death, dying, and bereavement
    ContributionsWerth, James L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC569 .C66 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 236 p. ;
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL372500M
    ISBN 100876309368, 0876309376
    LC Control Number98034142

    She is a contributor to Contemporary Perspectives on Rational Suicide (Taylor & Francis, ) and the author of articles that have appeared in numerous publications including: Akron Beacon Journal American Thinker Chicago Sun-Times Detroit News Duquesne Law Review Journal of Pharmacy Technology Maryland Journal of Contemporary Legal Issues. This text brings together spokespersons from several different disciplines who can present their arguments for or against rational suicide as a viable concep, ISBN Buy the Contemporary Perspectives on Rational Suicide ebook.

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    The book examines rational suicide in the elderly through history and across cultures, while also addressing the special case of Baby Boomers. Unlike any other book, this text examines the issue from existential, spiritual, psychological, and psychodynamic perspectives. Clinical criteria for rational suicide in the elderly are proposed in this book for the first time, as well as a guidelines for the psychosocial profile of an older adult who wants to commit rational suicide. Unlike any other book, this text examines the existential, psychological, and psychodynamic perspectives.


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