LESS CLEAR PREDICAMENT SUICIDE
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Not Infrequently, we read of an unexpected suicide, and
examination of the available evidence offers no sign of mental disorder.
It is argued that these are examples of egoistic suicide. Examples from
the public record (Sedeq Hedayat, Alan Turing, Larry Walters, Carolyn
Heilbrun, Hunter S Thompson, Ruslana Korshunova, and Branden
Bremmer, among others) are detailed. Perpetrators of school shootings
who suicide may also manifest egoistic components.
University of Tasmania Australia.