Year: 2006 Source: New York, NY: Scribner, 2006. 628p. SIEC No: 20070383

Drawing on hundreds of in-depth interviews & a survey of current knowledge, the author provides case studies to offer insight into all aspects of suicide – its cultural history, the latest biological & psychological research, the possibilities of prevention, the complexities of the right-to-die movement, & the effects on survivors of suicide.