Year: 1994 Source: Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v.24, no.2, (Summer 1994), p.140-151 SIEC No: 19940093

This paper provides some retrospective data on the historical demographic, and situational traits of homicide-suicide between adult sexual intimates in Australia by looking at what, if anything, differentiates homicides between adult sexual intimates that include the suicide of the offender from those that do not. Using anectdotal case study material, causation or explanatory variables are also discussed. (11 refs.)