Suicide

@article{Fazel2020Suicide,
  title={Suicide},
  author={Seena Fazel and Bo Runeson},
  journal={Edinburgh Medical Journal},
  year={2020},
  volume={32},
  pages={64 - 65}
}
The author has written this book in the hopes of diminishing the amount of suicide. He has been encouraged by the consideration that there are but two books in the English language devoted entirely to this subject. He takes occasion to quote against Forbes Winslow's Anatomy of Suicide an unfavourable criticism from the Athenaeum. About a more recent work on the subject Mr Wynn Westcott observes, "The thoroughly scientific statistical work of H. Morselli, of Turin, has been recently published in 
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