Year: 1997 Source: Feminism and Psychology, v.7, no.1, (1997), p.148-154 SIEC No: 20070553

This article reviews two cases to illustrate the sexual politics of double suicide in which husbands persuaded their wives to take their own lives prematurely. The cases reviewed are those of Charlotte Altman & Stefan Zweig and Cynthia Jeffries & Arthur Koestler.