ERIC Number: EJ460856
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Narcissistic Crises of Aging and Suicidal Despair.
Clark, David C.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v23 n1 p21-26 Spr 1993
Reviews some of dangers inherent in oversimplifying nature of suicide for public education purposes, then outlines model of elderly suicide derived from community-based psychological autopsy study. Hypothesizes that elderly persons who die by suicide have lifelong character fault that remains invisible until aging life-changes force issue into the open. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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