Year: 2001 Source: Omega, v.44, no.4, (2001-2002), p.301-318 SIEC No: 20021368

Demographic data are presented to document premature death rates for men relative to women, especially violent death from accidents, suicide, & homicide. A hierarchy of causes of death that is increasingly subject to human influence is presented along with a multidimensional model for understanding early death among males. (23 refs)