ERIC Number: EJ562318
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Publication Date: 1997
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The Big Ten Student Suicide Study: A 10-Year Study on Suicides on Midwestern University Campuses.
Silverman, Morton M.; Meyer, Peter M.; Sloane, Finbarr; Raffel, Madeleine; Pratt, Deborah M.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v27 n3 p285-303 Fall 1997
Addresses many of the statistical and epidemiological flaws identified in previous studies of campus student suicides. Analyses, based on longitudinal data covering 261 student suicides, reveal a significantly higher suicide risk for students 25 and over, although the overall student suicide rate is one half of the national rate. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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