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Suicide free pdf Why do people commit suicide? How do cultural and social factors come into play in individual cases? A special issue of the journal "Suicide and Life-Threatening Behaviour", this volume aims to advance prevention efforts in the United States and around the world by exploring the meaning and prevalence of suicide from a multicultural perspective. Chapters from international writers comprise both clinical case studies and broader empirical investigations. This book should be of interest to professionals, faculty, and students in psychology, psychiatry, social work, sociology, public health, epidemiology, pastoral counselling, and crisis intervention. It is intended to serve as supplementary reading for undergraduate and graduate-level courses in topics including: introduction to psychology/psychiatry, psychology and sociology of suicide, culture and psychology, abnormal psychology, emergency medicine, introduction to nursing, and social work practice.

About Antoon A. Leenaars

Antoon A. Leenaars, PhD., C.Psych., University of Leiden Ronald W.Maris, PhD., University of South Carolina Yoshitomo Takahashi, M.D., Tokoyo Institute of Psychiatry"

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Author : Antoon A. Leenaars
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Data Published : 31 July 1997
ISBN : 1572302402
EAN : 9781572302402
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 152 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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