Sadly Troubled History: The Meanings of Suicide in the Modern Age John C Weaver

ISBN: 9780773576827

Published: April 1st 2009

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464 pages


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Sadly Troubled History: The Meanings of Suicide in the Modern Age  by  John C Weaver

Sadly Troubled History: The Meanings of Suicide in the Modern Age by John C Weaver
April 1st 2009 | ebook | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 464 pages | ISBN: 9780773576827 | 10.52 Mb

In a study of nearly 7000 suicides from 1900 to 1950, John Weaver documents the challenges that ordinary people experienced during turbulent times and, using witnesses testimony, death bed statements, and suicide notes, reconstructs individualsMoreIn a study of nearly 7000 suicides from 1900 to 1950, John Weaver documents the challenges that ordinary people experienced during turbulent times and, using witnesses testimony, death bed statements, and suicide notes, reconstructs individuals thoughts as they decide whether to endure their suffering.

Bridging social and medical history, Weaver presents an intellectual and political history of suicide studies, a revealing construction and deconstruction of suicide rates, a discussion of gender, life stages, and socio-economic circumstances in relation to suicide patterns, reflections on reasoning processes and intent, and societys reactions to suicide, including medical intervention.



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