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Jewish Approaches to Suicide, Martyrdom, and Euthanasia

Jewish Approaches to Suicide, Martyrdom, and Euthanasia Paperback – Jason Aronson Press (now Taylor and Francis) May 1, 1998

ISBN 0-7657-5967-5

by Kalman J.  Kaplan and Matthew B. Schwartz (Author)

The seventeen essays in this book explore the philosophical and religions underpinning of some of the most controversial and thought-provoking issues being debated today. Written by a number of noted scholars, the essays focus on three themes: life, death, and suicide in ancient and traditional Jewish, Greek, Roman and Christian thought, with implications for modern American law.