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Kirtland Community College Library RC 569 .N93 2014 30775305504186 General Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781610695831 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1610695836 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9781610695848 (ebook)
  • ISBN: 1610695844 (ebook)
  • Physical Description: print
    xvii, 153 pages : illustrations : 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LCC, [2014]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes biblioraphical references (pages 149-150) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- section I. Overview and background information -- 1. Suicide : what it is and what it is not -- 2. Who commits suicide? : historical and statistical perspectives -- 3. Suicidality and motivation : ideation, planning, intention, and commission -- 4. Risk factors for suicide -- 5. Prevention and treatment for suicidality -- section II. Contemporary controversies and issues -- 6. Mental health, mental illness, and suicide -- Suicide and treatment -- 7. Patient rights and the right to die -- 8. Roles of family, friends, professionals, society, and the law -- 9. Summary and conclusions -- Suicied : the basics -- Historical, cultural, and religious perspective -- Motives and risk factors -- Prevention and treatment of suicidality -- pt. III. Primary documents -- "Mayo Clinic : suicide and suicidal thoughts" -- "Suicide by profession : lots of confusion, inconclusive data" -- "Exploring the link between suicide and TBI" -- "Suicides" -- UCR today : "Study links suicide risk with rates of gun ownership, political conservatism: -- "About teen suicide" -- "Suicide facts at a glance -- Timeline -- Glossary..
Summary, etc.: "Delving into a topic of perennial interest and concern, particularly among teenagers, this important volume addresses the full range of issues relative to suicide and suggests ways to help those who struggle"--
Subject: Suicidal behavior
Suicide
Suicide psychology
Mental Health
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