ERIC Number: EJ571482
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Gender and the Cultural Construction of Good and Bad Suicides.
Andriolo, Karin R.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v28 n1 p37-49 Spr 1998
Two or more types of suicide may be distinguished by a given culture. Gender differences in the cultural construction of suicide options are examined. Ethnographic and historical data from Native Americans of the Great Plains, Muslim societies in Southeast Asia, and tribal societies of the Amazon area are analyzed. (Author/EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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