ERIC Number: EJ292866
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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Genuine versus Simulated Suicide Notes: An Issue Revisited Through Discourse Analysis.
Edelman, Ann M.; Renshaw, Steven L.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v12 n2 p103-13 Sum 1982
Presents a method of discourse analysis applied to the discrimination of genuine from simulated suicide notes used in previous studies. Reported significant differences among language measures as well as the results of a multiple discriminant analysis using the discourse analysis. A language profile of the suicidal individual is given. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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