Year: 1996 Source: Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v.26, no.3, (Fall 1996), p.237-252 SIEC No: 19970666

The authors assert that suicidology finds itself confused & stagnated for lack of a standard nomenclature. In this paper, they propose a nomenclature for suicide-related behaviour in the hope of improving the clarity & precision of communications, advancing suicidological research & knowledge, & imoproving the efficacy of clinical interventions. (21 refs.)