ERIC Number: EJ650144
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Suicide and Prostitution among Street Youth: A Qualitative Analysis.
Kidd, Sean A.; Kral, Michael J.
Adolescence, v37 n146 p411-30 Sum 2002
Presents results of a qualitative analysis of the narratives of 29 street youth in which they describe their experiences with, and understanding of, suicide. A history of attempted suicide was reported by 76% of the participants. Additionally it was found that prostitution was linked with their suicidal experiences and may account for the high attempt rate. (Contains 36 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Canada