Year: 1998 Source: Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1998. p.307-316 SIEC No: 20021273

Humphry argues that there is such a thing as justifiable suicide; that is, rational & planned self-deliverance, or autoeuthanasia. He outlines justifiable reasons for suicide. Specific attention is given to an examination of rational suicide among the elderly. Counterarguments are also addressesd.