Year: 1985 Source: International Congress for Suicide Prevention and Crisis Intervention, (13th: 1985: Vienna), 1p. SIEC No: 19861117

Discussed are problems faced by Chinese immigrants to America, in terms of kinship ties & traditional cultural values. The author states that immigrant Chinese, faced with the destruction of their own culture & unable to assimulate American culture, may see suicide , which is socially approved by the Chinese, as a last attempt at integration. (NBB)