ERIC Number: EJ630650
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Suicide among African American Men.
Joe, Sean; Kaplan, Mark S.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v31 n1 suppl p106-121 Spr 2001
Presents empirical contributions to the scholarship on African American suicide, particularly among men. Discusses the secular trends in suicide completion and method-specific suicide patterns; the prevalence of ideation and attempts; suicide-related risk factors; evidence-based recommendations for suicide prevention; the need for more effective epidemiological surveillance; and preventive interventions targeted at the risk conditions young African American men face. (BF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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