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ERIC Number: EJ548673
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0363-0234
Gender and Suicide Risk among Artists: A Multivariate Analysis.
Stack, Steven
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v26 n4 p374-79 Win 1996
Assesses whether artists as an occupational group are more apt to die from suicide than nonartists. Analysis of data from 21 states finds that artists have a 270% higher risk of suicide than nonartists. However, after controlling for gender and sociodemographic variables, this risk level is reduced to 125%. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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