Year: 1987 Source: Annual Meeting of the American Association of Suicidology, (20th: 1987: San Francisco), p.121-123 SIEC No: 19880775

In this summary, the author discusses the suicide rate for blacks 15-24 & the need to examine the accuracy of data collection, sociocultural factors that contribute to differing rates for males & females, conceptual perspectives on black youth suicide, assessment & early intervention strategies. (GW)