TITLE

DEATH AND THE MAIDEN

AUTHOR(S)
Gutmann, Stephanie
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
New Republic;6/24/96, Vol. 214 Issue 26, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses issues related to physician-assisted suicide in the U.S. in relation to the trial of pathologist Jack Kevorkian of Royal Oak, Michigan in 1996. Afflictions suffered by women who prefer to die; Difference between the reasons of men and women for committing suicide; Statistics of suicides in the country from the National Center for Health Statistics; Findings of David McClleland of Harvard University in his study wherein he administered Thematic Apperception Test to terminally ill women in their 60s.
ACCESSION #
9606127680

 

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