Suicide and Religion: A Comparative Analysis

@article{Stack1981SuicideAR,
  title={Suicide and Religion: A Comparative Analysis},
  author={S. Stack},
  journal={Sociological focus},
  year={1981},
  volume={14},
  pages={207-220}
}
  • S. Stack
  • Published 1981
  • Sociology
  • Sociological focus
  • Abstract Previous work on the relationship between religion and suicide has focused on the simple bivariate relationship and has failed to address the problem of the possible convergence between Catholicism and Protestantism in the underlying determinant of suicide, the degree of social integration. The present study explores the relationship more systematically through a series of multiple regression analyses. The lack of any significant relationship between the proportion Catholic and… CONTINUE READING
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