Dreadfully Ever After Sale
 
 

Sociology


spacer

Sociology
Suicide


There are 281 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Sociology - Suicide
Page 1 of 15 next

Stay (13 Edition)
Stay (13 Edition)
by Hecht
Publisher Comments
Worldwide, more people die by suicide than by murder, and many more are left behind to grieve. Despite distressing statistics that show suicide rates rising, the subject, long a taboo, is infrequently talked about. In this sweeping intellectual and... (read more)

List Price $26.00
Your price: $14.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Eight Stories Up: An Adolescent Chooses Hope Over Suicide (Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands' Adolescent Mental Health Initiative)
Eight Stories Up: An Adolescent Chooses Hope Over Suicide (Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands' Adolescent Mental Health Initiative)
by Adolescent Mental He
Publisher Comments
As a teenager, DeQuincy Lezine nearly ended his own life, believing it was the only way to escape the emotional pain that was overwhelming him. Instead, Lezine was able to find expert psychiatric care, and went on to found the first university campus... (read more)

List Price $9.95
Your price: $2.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Suicide Index: Putting My Father's Death in Order (08 Edition)
Suicide Index: Putting My Father's Death in Order (08 Edition)
by Joan Wickersham
Synopsis
When you kill yourself, you kill every memory everyone has of you. Youre saying "Im gone and you cant even be sure who it is thats gone, because you never knew me." Sixteen years ago, Joan Wickershams father shot himself in the head. The father she... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $8.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Final Exit: The Practicalities of Self-Deliverance and Assisted Sucide for the Dying
Final Exit: The Practicalities of Self-Deliverance and Assisted Sucide for the Dying
by Derek Humphry
Publisher Comments
The phenomenal "New York Times" bestseller that has the world talking--a practical guide for the terminally ill to dying with dignity through assisted suicide. Finally available in paperback, this considerate book is for mature adults who are considering... (read more)

List Price $17.00
Your price: $8.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Suicidal Mind
The Suicidal Mind
by Edwin S. Shneidman
Publisher Comments
Suicide haunts our literature and our culture, claiming the lives of ordinary people and celebrities alike. It is now the third leading cause of death for fifteen- to twenty-four-year-olds in the United States, raising alarms across the nation about the... (read more)

List Price $21.95
Your price: $7.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Myths about Suicide
Myths about Suicide
by Thomas Joiner
Publisher Comments
Around the world, more than a million people die by suicide each year. Yet many of us know very little about a tragedy that may strike our own loved ones--and much of what we think we know is wrong. This clear and powerful book dismantles myth after... (read more)

Your price: $19.00
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Why People Die By Suicide (06 Edition)
Why People Die By Suicide (06 Edition)
by Joiner
Publisher Comments
In the wake of a suicide, the most troubling questions are invariably the most difficult to answer: How could we have known? What could we have done? And always, unremittingly: Why? Written by a clinical psychologist whose own life has been touched by... (read more)

List Price $20.50
Your price: $11.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


History of a Suicide: My Sister's Unfinished Life
History of a Suicide: My Sister's Unfinished Life
by Jill Bialosky
Publisher Comments
“It is so nice to be happy. It always gives me a good feeling to see other people happy…It is so easy to achieve.” —Kim’s journal entry, May 3, 1988 On the night of April 15, 1990, Jill Bialosky’s twenty-one-year-old... (read more)

List Price $14.00
Your price: $5.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Assessment and Prediction of Suicide
Assessment and Prediction of Suicide
by Ronald W Maris
Synopsis
Suicide, currently the eighth leading cause of death in the United States, represents an enormous challenge to health care professionals. Bridging the gap between clinical work and scientific research, this book provides help for those who are at risk... (read more)

List Price $132.75
Your price: $8.50
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Suicide Prevention and New Technologies: Evidence Based Practice
Suicide Prevention and New Technologies: Evidence Based Practice
by Brian L. (edt) Mishara
Publisher Comments
The internet, smartphones, computer self-help programmes and other technological advances are the new frontiers of suicide prevention, with organisations around the world rapidly expanding these services. Suicide Prevention and New Technologies responds... (read more)

Your price: $30.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Our Encounters with Suicide
Our Encounters with Suicide
by Alec (edt) Grant
Publisher Comments
A collection of unmediated, personal narratives from those with firsthand experience of suicide. Includes accounts from service users, carers, and survivors.... (read more)

Your price: $33.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Suicide: Foucault, History and Truth
Suicide: Foucault, History and Truth
by Ian Marsh
Publisher Comments
In an original and provocative study of suicide, Ian Marsh examines the historical and cultural forces that have influenced contemporary thought, practices and policy in relation to this serious public health problem. Drawing on the work of French... (read more)

Your price: $43.50
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


I'm in the Tub, Gone
I'm in the Tub, Gone
by Richard James Carlson
Publisher Comments
We now live in a time of comfort, convenience and opportunity such as mankind has never known. With all the great things we are provided, we also get many side effects that some thrive on and others do not welcome. Some of these are expectations, added... (read more)

Your price: $23.75
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


A Psychotherapist's Dark Journey Into the Suicidal Mind: A Relationship Approach to Understanding and Healing
A Psychotherapist's Dark Journey Into the Suicidal Mind: A Relationship Approach to Understanding and Healing
by Ronald L. Bonner Psy D.
Publisher Comments
This work approaches the mind of the suicidal person from the perspective of a person on a dark journey that involves the suicide life story, stress and problems of living, dark ideas, dark emotions, dark physiology, hopelessness, and psychache. The work... (read more)

Your price: $12.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Suicide Prohibition: The Shame of Medicine
Suicide Prohibition: The Shame of Medicine
by Thomas Stephen Szasz
Book News Annotation
Thomas Szasz (emeritus, psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical U.) is known for his theories on the myth of mental illness and is recognized as the leading critic of the coercive interventions employed by the psychiatric establishment. Here, he argues that... (read more)

Your price: $19.95
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Touched By Suicide: Hope and Healing After Loss (06 Edition)
Touched By Suicide: Hope and Healing After Loss (06 Edition)
by Michael F. Myers
Publisher Comments
Whether you are struggling with fresh grief at a loved one’s death by suicide or your loss happened years ago, you should know that you are not alone. 5 million Americans are affected—directly or indirectly—by this tragedy each year... (read more)

List Price $18.00
Your price: $10.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


On Suicide (Penguin Classics)
On Suicide (Penguin Classics)
by Emile Durkheim
Publisher Comments
The landmark investigation into suicide and society?now in a new translation Émile Durkheim, one of the fathers of modern sociology, was the first to suggest that suicide might be as much a response to society as an act of individual despair... (read more)

Your price: $18.00
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Working with Suicidal Individuals: A Guide to Providing Understanding, Assessment and Support
Working with Suicidal Individuals: A Guide to Providing Understanding, Assessment and Support
by Tony White
Book News Annotation
Write (a practicing psychologist for 29 years) offers a guide for mental health practitioners treating suicidal individuals. Organized into sections, the first introduces suicide, gives definitions and discusses who is at risk and why. The second... (read more)

Your price: $40.25
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Case Studies in Suicide: Experiences of Mental Heath Professionals
Case Studies in Suicide: Experiences of Mental Heath Professionals
by Paul F. Granello
Publisher Comments
Case Studies in Suicide describes and provides commentary on the clinical and personal experiences of counselors and mental health professionals who have served suicidal clients. Through 15 real cases of clients representing of a wide range of ages... (read more)

Your price: $43.25
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Suicide and Self-Harm in Prisons and Jails
Suicide and Self-Harm in Prisons and Jails
by Christine Tartaro
Synopsis
This book explores several topics pertaining to suicide and deliberate self-harm in the corrections setting, including who tends to commit these acts; where, when, and how these incidents occur; screening mechanisms; the role of environmental stimuli in... (read more)

Your price: $79.75
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


1 3 4 5 ... 15 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 281 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Sociology
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.