Year: 1975 Source: Thesis (Ph.D.)-Washington State University, 1975. 109p. SIEC No: 19831298

A re-evaluation of Henry and Short’s external restraint theory through an anlysis of five structural variables: sex, age, strength of the relational system, social status and community integration. The sample consited of 779 death certificates from New Orleans (20 suicides and 573 non-suicide). (KB)