ERIC Number: EJ367151
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Social-Psychological Correlates of Adolescent and Youthful Suicide.
Peck, Dennis L.
Adolescence, v22 n88 p863-78 Win 1987
Used data from a nonprobability sample of 455 adolescents and youth who committed suicide to test whether attempters and committers differ with respect to environmental and stress-producing factors. Showed differences between the two. To aid identification of high-risk persons, study discusses social-psychological characteristics of committers and factors relating to their social support systems. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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