TITLE

SOCIAL INTEGRATION AND SUICIDE IN THE WESTERN PACIFIC ISLANDS

AUTHOR(S)
Bridges, F. Stephen
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Psychological Reports;Jun2008, Vol. 102 Issue 3, p683
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In the Western Pacific Islands, the rate of suicide was more common in those islands with faster growing populations, but not among the islands with larger total populations or with greater population densities. This offers partial support for some of the propositions of Durkheim and Lester.
ACCESSION #
34070313

 

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