Suicide Later in Life (Hardcover)

Recognizing the Warning Signs

By Nancy J. Osgood

Lexington Books, 9780669212143, 168pp.

Publication Date: May 26, 1998

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Description

Using statistical data and case studies -- including the deaths of such figures as Ernest Hemingway and Bruno Bettelheim -- Dr. Nancy Osgood realistically portrays the problem of late-life suicide, and examines how we as a nation might change our behavior toward the elderly to reduce their risk of suicide.