ERIC Number: EJ630651
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Suicidal Behavior among Latino Youth.
Canino, Glorisa; Roberts, Robert E.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v31 n1 suppl p122-131 Spr 2001
Reviews the scientific literature related to suicidal behavior among Latino youth. Discusses the conceptualizations of culture, and how culture may influence behavior and psychopathology, in particular, suicidal behavior. Reviews the literature that discusses rates of suicidal behavior, risk, and protective factors associated with this behavior among Latino youth. Concludes with a discussion of directions for future research. (BF)
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