Year: 1990 Source: The Medical Journal of Australia, v.152, no.11, (June 4, 1990), p.612 SIEC No: 19901760

Author states that to Samoans, committing suicide is to die gracefully & therefore, the relatively high incidence of suicide is no surprise. Brief comments on the gender & age breakdown of suicide victims as well as on the methods of suicide chosen. (5 refs.)