ERIC Number: EJ345037
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Sex Differences in Peer Responsiveness to Suicide Ideation.
Wellman, Mary M.; Wellman, Robert J.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v16 n3 p360-78 Fall 1986
Assessed 1165 undergraduates' attitudes toward and beliefs about suicide. Sex differences were found in participants' receptivity to suicidal individuals, beliefs about the behavior of suicidal peers, attitudes concerning the worth of suicidal people, incidence of adolescent suicide, and morality of suicide. There was no sex difference in participants' own frequency or seriousness of suicide ideation or suicide attempts. (Author/ABB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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