American Suicide: A Psychocultural Exploration

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Rutgers University Press, Jan 1, 1991 - History - 284 pages
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Contents

Introduction
1
From Crime to Disease 16301843
13
Rise and Decline of Moral Treatment 18441917
35
Specialization and Its Casualties 19171988
62
TOWARD A Ps YCHOCULTUR
91
Two Strategies
119
The Psychocultural Meaning of Suicide
145
Toward a Psychocultural Biology
166
From Jamestown to Jonestown
179
Notes
203
Bibliography
245
Index
269
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