Year: 1964 Source: Eugene, Or.: University of Oregon Books, 1964. 225p. SIEC No: 19831737

Presentation of a sociological analysis of suicide and the authors’ theory of status integration. Part 1 provides an explanation of the theory; part 2 presents initial tests of the theory using demographic data for the United States; part 3 includes tests for other countries; part 4 discusses differences by sex and temporal variation and part 5 provides an evaluation of the theory. (KB)