Year: 1991 Source: Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v.21, no.2, (Summer 1991), p.214-215 SIEC No: 19910693

This article is a review of the book, Why Women Kill Themselves. The author summarizes some chapters from the book, & notes some of the important questions addressed, such as the connection between quickly changing women’s roles & the suicide rate, motivations for suicide, the role of suppression/discrimination, & the difference in women’s and men’s suicide notes. (VM)