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ERIC Number: EJ660560
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0001-8449
Understanding Adolescent Suicide: A Psychosocial Interpretation of Developmental and Contextual Factors.
Portes, Pedro R.; Sandhu, Daya S.; Longwell-Grice, Robert
Adolescence, v37 n148 p805-14 Win 2002
Using Erikson's theories on identity development as a framework, this paper examines the motives for and contexts of suicide among preadolescents, adolescents, and young adults, identifies specific school-age populations that are vulnerable to suicide, and discusses implications. (Contains 45 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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