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ERIC Number: EJ375913
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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The Impact of Suicide in Television Movies: Replication and Commentary.
Gould, Madelyn S.; And Others
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v18 n1 p90-99 Spr 1988
Replicated a New York City study of completed suicides by persons 19 years old or younger, in metropolitan districts of Ohio, Texas and California, following broadcast of four fictional television films on suicide. Found the impact of movies varied by metropolitan area. Analyzed geographic differences in suicide response, emphasizing that contagion is only one aspect of a multidimensional malaise. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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