Honor-related suicide in the United States: A study of National Violent Death Reporting System data

Personal honor is associated with culturally defined honor-norms and its loss may predicate suicide. This exploratory study aimed to identify honor-related suicides within a public health dataset and to compare them to other suicides. Honor-related suicides (nā€‰=ā€‰163) were identified from case narratives within the National Violent Death Reporting System dataset. The distribution of factors associated[…]