ERIC Number: EJ394762
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Evaluation of a Suicide Diary: A Content and Situational Analysis.
Peck, Dennis L.
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v19 n4 p293-309 1988-89
Discourse or content analysis of a diary was employed to evaluate ideation and attitude of middle-aged female suicide committer. Starting with rational basis for establishing the suicidal act, assessment of the journal content suggests that writer may have responded to variety of socio-psychological conditions and emotions during the planned course of action leading to her death. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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