Night falls fast : understanding suicide / Kay Redfield Jamison.
- 1st ed.
- New York : Knopf 1999
- 0375401458 (hc)
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-414) and index.
- pt. 1. Buried above ground: an introduction to suicide -- ch. 1. Death lies near at hand: history and overview -- ch. 2. To measure the heart's turbulence: definitions and magnitudes -- Essay: this life, this death -- pt. 2. Just hope has gone: psychology and psychopathology -- ch. 3. Take off the amber, put out the lamp: the psychology of suicide -- ch. 4. Burden of despair: psychopathology and suicide -- ch. 5. What matters it, if rope or garter: methods and places -- Essay: the lion enclosure -- pt. 3. Pangs of nature, taints of blood: the biology of suicide -- ch. 6. Plunge into deep waters: genetic and evolutionary perspectives -- ch. 7. Death-blood: neurobiology and neuropathology -- Essay: the colouring to events: the death of Meriwether Lewis -- pt. 4. Building against death: prevention of suicide -- ch. 8. Modest magical qualities: treatment and prevention -- ch. 9. As a society: the public health -- ch. 10. Half-stitched scar: those left behind.
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|Location of copy||Shelfmark||Online location||Holdings Notes|
|British Library: Lending Collection||99/39665|
|University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: South Wing, Floor 6||244.c.99.1588|
|University of Cambridge Libraries: Jesus College: > Quincentenary Library||IWU S Jam|
|University of Edinburgh Libraries: Main Library (STANDARD LOAN) - 2nd floor||HV 6546 Jam 1999|
|University of Essex: Albert Sloman Library||HV 6545.J2|
|University of Oxford Libraries: Green Templeton College Library||RC 569 Jam|
|University of Oxford Libraries: Harris Manchester College Library: Tate Library, Library of Congress Classification||RC569 JAM 1999|
|University of Oxford Libraries: Oriel College Library||E 120 JAMI/3|
|Senate House Library, University of London: Heythrop, Crown||RC569 JAM|
|University of Strathclyde Library: Standard Loan||MLD D 616.8584 JAM|