Year: 1973 Source: Newsweek, (October 29 1973), 2p. SIEC No: 19850186

A general discussion, covering many aspects of suicide. The historical interaction between law & morality is explored, & the present day reassertions of physical autonomy embraced by right to die movements are evaluated. The view that those who attempt suicide are mentally ill is examined in terms of involuntary treatment & its association risks. Suicide prevention centres are evaluated as to their effectiveness in preventing suicide.(NBB)