Recommended Reading

Books on Suicidology:

  • Night Falls Fast: Understanding Suicide by Kay Reidfield Jamison
  • Why People Die by Suicide by Thomas Joiner
  • On Suicide: A Study in Sociology by Emile Durkheim
  • Autopsy of a Suicidal Mind by Edwin Shneidman
  • The Suicidal Mind by Edwin Shneidman
  • The Savage God: A Study in Suicide by A. Alvarez

Books on Depression:

  • The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression by Andrew Solomon
  • Depression: Causes and Treatments by Aaron T. Beck, MD & Brad A. Alford, Ph.D.

Articles:

Being Suicidal: What it Feels like to Want to Kill Yourself by Jesse Bering

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/bering-in-mind/being-suicidal-what-it-feels-like-to-want-to-kill-yourself/

Suicide as Escape from Self by Roy Baumeister

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