Sunday, July 30, 2017

Book Review: 'Stay: A History of Suicide and the Philosophies Against It' by Jennifer Michael Hecht

'Stay': Robin Williams and the Argument Against Suicide

I don’t often return to a book I’ve already written about, but the apparent suicide of actor Robin Williams made me think of a book I covered in the fall, Jennifer Michael Hecht’s excellent Stay: A History of Suicide and the Philosophies Against It. The crux of Hecht’s highly unusual argument is that when “a person…

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