Year: 1979 Source: Confinia Psychiatrica, v.22, no.2, (1979), p.65-80 SIEC No: 19841188

A discussion of writer Fyodor Dostoevsky. Suicide received considerable attention & analysis in his novels & stories. This paper offers a total view of Dostoevsky’s contributions to suicidology, through a study of suicidal behavior in his fiction, journalism & his own life experiences.