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ERIC Number: EJ438899
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0363-0234
Comments on "Teen Suicide and Changing Cause-of-Death Certification, 1953-1987."
Smith, Kim
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v21 n3 p260-62 Fall 1991
Responds to previous article by Males on teenage suicides and changing cause-of-death certification from 1953 through 1987. After closely examining Males' arguments, author comes to different conclusions concerning increase in teenage suicides during that time period. Concludes that increase in youth suicide is real and that increase is twice that experienced by adults during same time period. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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