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ERIC Number: EJ383602
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Aokigahara-jukai: Suicide and Amnesia in Mt. Fuji's Black Forest.
Takahashi, Yoshitomo
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v18 n2 p164-75 Sum 1988
Describes Aokigahara-jukai (Jukai), a dense forest at the foot of Mt. Fuji which is well known as a leading suicide site in Japan, with about 30 people committing suicide there each year. Discusses three cases of psychogenic amnesia following attempted suicide there. Discusses amnesia as an alternative to suicide. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Amnesia; Japan