Year: 1972 Source: New York: Harper and Row, (1972), p.367-377 SIEC No: 19910858

This article describes the history of suicide among some North American Indian tribes, as well as reviewing studies on native suicide. The author includes a summary of the factors which are associated with American Indian suicide among five tribes – the Mohave, Navaho, Cheyenne, Sioux, & Shoshone Bannock natives. (VM)