Year: 2017 Source: Boston, MA.: Hogrefe Publishing.(2017).158 p. SIEC No: 20170334

This book is based on the TRIPLE i in Suicidology international conferences, which are organised annually by the Slovene Center for Suicide Research in memory of the late Prof. Andrej Marusic with the aim of promoting intuition, imagination and innovation in the research and prevention of suicide and suicidal behaviour. The carefully selected chapters provide food for thought to practitioners, researchers, students, and all those who come into contact with the tragedy of suicide, with the hope of stimulating new ideas and interventions in the difficult fight against suicidal behaviours.In four parts, the internationally renowned team of authors summarises the achievements of suicidology so far (both in quantitative and qualitative research), presents effective interventions in suicide prevention (including for youths and older people) and knowledge gained in bereavement and postvention studies (such as in different cultures and those bereaved by suicide),and highlights future directions for suicide research and prevention.The volume is thus a useful resource for all those interested in keeping up-to-date with recent research and practice in suicide.