Year: 1991 Source: Suicide & Life-Threatening Behavior, v.21, no.2, (Summer 1991), p.215-216 SIEC No: 19910694

This article is a review of the book, Suicide from a Psychological Perspective. The book examines the classical theories of personality, assessing their conceptualizations of human behavior & their relevance to the study of suicide. The author of the review concludes the book, although slightly perfuntory, is a good basis for the discussion of psychological theory & suicide. (VM)