Year: 1974 Source: Psychological Reports, v.34, (1974), p.697-698 SIEC No: 19840535

The relationship between moral attitude & suicidal behaviour was investigated in a sample of 301 attempted (nonfatal) suicides. Attempters who viewed suicide as being never morally wrong had significantly higher suicidal intent & were more depressed & hopeless than attempters who felt suicide was always morally wrong. (5 ref.)