Year: 1972 Source: Thesis (Ph.D.)-University of New Hampshire, 1972. 254p. SIEC No: 19831290

Study investigating Palmer’s theory of reciprocity and unreciprocity in role relationships as applied to homicide and suicide. Four independent variables are employed: reciprocity in role relationships; unreciprocity in role relationships; interference in the playing of appropiate roles; and loss, either complete or partial of major roles. (KB)