Year: 1976 Source: 13p. SIEC No: 19860873

Addressed is self inflicted death or attempted death. The author states that these topics are an important part of the problem of death. He concentrates on intent, the will to live or die, in suicide & attempted suicide; knowledge gained from the psychiatric treatment & follow up of attempters; how attempters see their suicide attempt in retrospect, & the infuence this violent act has had on their future lives. 27 ref. (NBB)