Year: 1995 Source: Perceptual and Motor Skills, v.80, no.3, pt.1, (June 1995), p.1041-1042 SIEC No: 19950891

This brief essay addresses two issues in the research on secular trends in suicide, namely: 1) the extent to which the trend noted in one nation is generalizable to other nations; & 2) the importance of research exploring causes for differing changes in a sample of nations. (7 refs.)