Year: 1977 Source: Thesis (Ph.D.)-Indiana University, 1977. 182p. SIEC No: 19830492

Presents a process model of suicidal behavior which attempts to provide a framework that will outline relationships between the individual and his transactional field. These relationships are used to hypothesize about their function in accounting for the movement of the individual from a nonsuicidal position to suicidal acts of varying degrees of lethality.(KB)