Year: 1972 Source: International Conference for Suicide Prevention, (6th: 1972: Mexico), p.182 SIEC No: 19910669

This brief article discusses the reasons why more men commit suicide than women, but more women attempt suicide. The author asserts that this is due to the myth of the unfaltering courage of men. Men are therefore under tremendous pressure to repress and deny, which causes both internal & external violence. (VM)