Year: 1993 Source: Northvale, New Jersey: Jason Aronson Inc., 1993. p.324-334 SIEC No: 19930749

The author reviews the changes which have taken place in Japan since the mid 1950s, in regards to suicide prevention. The author also looks at contributing social factors to suicide rates and determines that recent declines in Japan’s suicide rate will not be sustained. (19 refs.)