Lifes Preservative Against Self-Killing (Psychology Revivals)
|Series title:||Psychology Revivals Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $195.00|
| Book Description: |
This book, first published in 1637, was the first full-length treatise on suicide published in English. Originally published in 1988 as part of the Tavistock Classics in the History of Psychiatryseries, the introduction by Michael MacDonald places the book in the context of attitudes to suicide in its day, as well as showing some of the ways that this theological book is also a study of the psychology and sociology of suicide. He discusses the evolution of the law of suicide...