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ERIC Number: EJ443542
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0276-2285
The Etiology of Suicide and Homicide in Urban and Rural America.
Lester, David
Journal of Rural Community Psychology, v12 n1 p15-27 1991
Study indicates states with high urban homicide rates also had high rural homicide rates, but no such relationship was found with suicide rates. Social disintegration was strongly associated with urban and rural suicide rates; however, rural suicide rates were higher in states that were relatively more urbanized, and rural homicide rates were associated with index of social disintegration. (KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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