Year: 1968 Source: Thesis (Ed.D.)-Rutgers State University of New Jersey, 1968. 127p. SIEC No: 19831213

Study of attempted suicide among adolescent girls, in particular to discriminate between those suicide attempters whose attempts carry a low risk of ending in death (a gesture) and those attempters whose acts carry a high risk of ending in death. The value of the Rorschach test in discriminating between these behaviors is discussed. (KB)