Year: 1975 Source: Thesis (Ph.D.)-Boston University, 1975. 185p. SIEC No: 19831171

An exploration of the relationships between suicidal behavior and three indices of social integration: social participation, shared values and alienation. The sample of 218 hospitalized psychitric patients were interviewed and the following tests administered: Brim Scales, Srole’s Anomie Scale and Rotter’s Powerlessness Scale. (KB)