ERIC Number: EJ386705
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Sex Differences in Attitudes toward Suicide: Do Males Stigmatize Males?
White, Hedy; Stillion, Judith M.
Psychology of Women Quarterly, v12 n3 p357-66 1988
Compared female and male reactions to troubled female and male target figures. Results replicate the findings of four earlier studies which showed that females were more sympathetic than males toward suicidal targets. While female sympathy ratings were not influenced by whether or not target figures were suicidal, male ratings were. (Author/BH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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