Year: 1996 Source: College Student Journal, v.30, (1996), p.377-386 SIEC No: 20010894

Students were administered a Suicide Ideation Questionnaire, a Life Experience Survey, & the Reasons for Living Inventory. ANOVAs revealed ideators as having higher levels of life-stress & lower Reasons For Living total score than non-ideators. Women scored higher than men on several Reasons for Living subscales, including: Survival and Coping Beliefs, Child Related Concerns, & Reasons for Living total score. (39 refs.)