Year: 1986 Source: Annual Meeting of the American Association of Suicidology, (19th: 1986: Atlanta), p.8-9 SIEC No: 19870298

Briefly examines the alienation that results within the Native person when Native values & beliefs conflict with the values & beliefs of the dominant non-Native community. Suggests that this alienation from self, society & the universe is instrumental in facilitating suicidal thoughts & behaviors. (LH)