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ERIC Number: EJ394829
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Correlates of Adolescent Suicide Attempts: Alienation, Drugs and Social Background.
Kinkel, R. John; And Others
Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, v34 n3 p85-96 Spr 1989
Examined drug and alcohol use and social background to determine their relationship to adolescent suicide attempts. Survey of 2,690 adolescents revealed that young women, farm residents, and in general, drug users were more likely to report suicide attempt. Women who were frequent alcohol users and heavy users of marijuana were more prone to suicide attempt than their male counterparts. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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