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ERIC Number: EJ490567
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0030-2228
Differences in the Epidemiology of Suicide in Asian Americans by Nation of Origin.
Lester, David
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v29 n2 p89-93 1994
Compared epidemiological patterns of suicide for Chinese, Japanese, and Filipino Americans in 1980 to those for whites, African Americans, and Native Americans. Suicide rates for Asian Americans were quite low and in same rank order as suicide rates in their home nations. Found epidemiological differences between suicide in Chinese, Filipino, and Japanese Americans. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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