Year: 1997 Source: Cross-Cultural Research, v.31, no.3, (August 1997), p.268-272 SIEC No: 20010755

Mohave society believes that excessive individualism results in increased suicidality. This theory was tested on a sample of 34 nations. Individualism scores of samples of resident employees in these nations were positively associated with the national suicide rates, confirming the Mohave theory. (8 refs.)