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    Schramme, Thomas 2013. Rational suicide, assisted suicide, and indirect legal paternalism. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, Vol. 36, Issue. 5-6, p. 477.

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Did Socrates Commit Suicide?

  • R. G. Frey (a1)
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  • Published online: 01 January 2009

It is rarely, if at all, thought that Socrates committed suicide; but such was the case, or so I want to suggest. My suggestion turns not upon any new interpretation of ancient sources but rather upon seeking a determination of the concept of suicide itself.

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