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Suicide

  • After One-Hundred-and-Twentyby Hillel Halkin

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 27.95

    After One-Hundred-and-Twenty provides a richly nuanced and deeply personal look at Jewish attitudes and practices regarding death, mourning, and the afterlife as they have existed and evolved from biblical times to today. Taking its title from the Hebrew and Yiddish blessing to live to a ripe old age?Moses is said to have been 120 years old when... more...

  • The Way We Die Nowby Seamus O'Mahoney; Seamus O'Mahony

    Head of Zeus 2016; US$ 14.57

    An Irish physician explores the ways in which society has lost the ability to deal with death. more...

  • Suicide and Agencyby Ludek Broz; Daniel Münster

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 119.95

    Suicide and Agency offers an original and timely challenge to existing ways of understanding suicide. Through the use of rich and detailed case studies, the authors assembled in this volume explore how interplay of self-harm, suicide, personhood and agency varies markedly across site (Greenland, Siberia, India, Palestine and Mexico) and setting (self-run... more...

  • Suicide Preventionby Kristine Bertini

    ABC-CLIO 2016; US$ 37.00

    The message and purpose of this book is both simple and essential: with a little knowledge and awareness, you can help save a life. This book provides details in recognizing the warning signs of someone who may be suicidal and specific steps in how to intervene and prevent a suicide. Written specifically for mature high school students and college-aged... more...

  • Mon père ce bébéby Sébastien Tâche

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 5.99

    Et si la réincarnation était possible ? Au début, ce fut une succession de bonheurs, de découvertes toutes plus surprenantes les unes que les autres. Mon premier mot, mon premier vélo, Papa et Maman, toujours à mes côtés, mon grand-frère Jimmy et surtout Coucou, mon canari. Puis il y eut l?incendie. Aujourd?hui, Coucou n?est plus et malgré Coucou... more...

  • Retiens-moi...by Edwige Laure Nguenya; Nicolas Vacher

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Une profonde réflexion sur la vie et la mort et les choix d?une existence humaine. Après une vie si mouvementée, Fran est arrivée au bout de son chemin. Riche en tragédies, rebondissements, mais aussi de quelques moments heureux, elle estime que le tour est bouclé. Sereine, lucide et posée, la quarantaine à peine franchie, elle avance vers ce qui... more...

  • What Really Happens When You Die?by Andrew McLauchlin

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2016; US$ 6.99

    What happens to us when we die? It's a question that has exercised humanity's finest minds for thousands of years. Most have sought the answer in religion; others have looked to philosophers, to the supernatural, or, more recently, to evidence from 'near death' experience. But never, it seems, to science. Yet that's where the answer appears to lie.... more...

  • Suicide and Agencyby Dr Daniel Münster; Dr Ludek Broz; Professor Dorthe Refslund Christensen; Professor Rane Willerslev

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95

    Suicide and Agency offers an original and timely challenge to existing ways of understanding suicide. Through the use of rich and detailed case studies, the authors assembled in this volume explore how interplay of self-harm, suicide, personhood and agency varies markedly across site (Greenland, Siberia, India, Palestine and Mexico) and setting (self-run... more...

  • Ultimate Ambiguitiesby Peter Berger; Justin Kroesen

    Berghahn Books 2015; US$ 105.00

    Periods of transition are often symbolically associated with death, making the latter the paradigm of liminality. Yet, many volumes on death in the social sciences and humanities do not specifically address liminality. This book investigates these "ultimate ambiguities," assuming they can pose a threat to social relationships because of the disintegrating... more...

  • Roman Strigillated Sarcophagiby Janet Huskinson

    OUP Oxford 2015; US$ 124.99

    This volume is the first full study of Roman strigillated sarcophagi, the largest group of ancient Roman sarcophagi to survive. Manufactured from the mid-second to the early fifth century AD, covering a critical period in Rome, they provide a rich historical source for exploring the social and cultural life of ancient Rome. more...