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ERIC Number: EJ548663
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0363-0234
Beyond the Tower of Babel: A Nomenclature for Suicidology.
O'Carroll, Patrick W.; And Others
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v26 n3 p237-52 Fall 1996
Proposes a nomenclature for suicide-related behavior in the hope of improving the clarity and precision of communications, advancing suicidological research and knowledge, and improving the efficacy of clinical interventions. Provides a background of the ambiguity surrounding suicide terminology, contrasts nomenclature with classification, and examines the conceptual bases of proposed nomenclature. (RJM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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