Year: 1977 Source: Psychological Reports, v.40, (1977), p.927-928 SIEC No: 19832708

This study assessed the relationship of 25 suicide attempters, 30 threateners, and 30 controls of their scores on the Seeman-Rotter powerlessness scale. The scale did discriminate between male attempters and male threateners, and separated the suicidal samples from the nonsuicidal.