Year: 1963 Source: Delhi: Munshi Ram Manohar Lal, 1963. 229p. SIEC No: 19830475

Discusses the source material available for the study of suicide in India, the various causes and influences, and the history of suicide in India. Describes the ritualistic suicides of Sati and Jauhar and presents a comparative study of suicide in Asiatic and Western countries. (KB)