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Usurping Suicide: The Political Resonances of Individual Deaths

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How does an individual act of suicide become politically or socially significant? Does it depend upon the original intent, or does the influence of the act depend upon how it is discussed and shaped in the public imagination afterward? To answer these questions, Usurping Suicide takes a unique look at the political and cultural implications of suicides committed in places ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published August 15th 2017 by Zed Books
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