Year: 1993 Source: Omega, v.26, no.1, (1992-93), p.1-17 SIEC No: 19930279

In this article, theories & evidence of gender differences in suicidal behaviour are examined. Questions of gender are central to an analysis of the epidemiology, theories, & research methods of suicidal behaviour. The idea that women are suicidal for love,& men, for pride & performance is examined in depth. (60 ref)