ERIC Number: EJ571506
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
An Attempt to Clarify the Concept of Rational Suicide: A Commentary on Lokhandwala and Westefeld.
Werth, James L., Jr.
Journal of Personal & Interpersonal Loss, v3 n2 p167-76 Apr-Jun 1998
Alternative perspectives are presented on the issue of rational suicide. An operational definition is provided; areas needing clarification are highlighted. The meta-issues are reviewed with regard to specific points raised by Lokhandwala and Westefeld. Concerns with research often cited to question the possibility of rational suicide are discussed. (Author/EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For related articles, see CG 552 566-567 and 552 569-570.