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The Truth about Suicide (Truth about)

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Publisher Comments:

The Truth About Suicide provides A-to-Z coverage of issues relating to suicidal behavior from root causes and warning signs to related mental illness and suicide prevention. Written in straightforward language, this new resource offers an index, glossary, further reading, and Web sites to guide additional exploration of this important topic.

Entries include:

-Biology of suicidal behavior

-Families and other survivors

-Mental illness and suicide

-Prevalence and epidemiology

-Risk and protective factors for suicide

-Self-injurious behavior

-Stress and suicide

-Suicide prevention

-Warning signs.

Synopsis:

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, suicide kills more than 32,000 Americans each year, making it the 11th leading cause of death in the country. In addition, roughly 395,000 people are admitted to emergency rooms with self-inflicted injuries each year.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780816076376
Author:
Barnes, Donna Holland
Publisher:
Facts on File
Author:
Barnes, Donna Holland
Author:
Donna Holland Barnes, Ph. D. Robert N. G
Subject:
Suicide
Subject:
Suicide -- United States -- Prevention.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Sociology-Suicide
Edition Description:
Facts on File
Series:
Truth about
Publication Date:
20100131
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Dimensions:
9.39x6.78x.63 in. .77 lbs.
Age Level:
13-17

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» History and Social Science » Sociology » Suicide
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"Synopsis" by , According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, suicide kills more than 32,000 Americans each year, making it the 11th leading cause of death in the country. In addition, roughly 395,000 people are admitted to emergency rooms with self-inflicted injuries each year.
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