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  1. Fulltext. Blue Thursday ? Homicide and suicide among Urban 15-24-year-old black male Americans.

    Article - En anglais


    A comparative analysis was made of day of the week variation in homicide and suicide deaths among 15-24-year-old whites males, black males, white females, and black females in the 22 counties with the most black persons in the United States.

    Thirty-seven percent of black Americans and 14 percent of white Americans lived in these densely populated counties.

    The autors expected a weekend excess of homicide and a Monday excess of suicide.

    They found a pronounced excess of homicides on weekends, especially among white males.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Meurtre, Suicide, Epidémiologie, Adolescent, Homme, Race, Sexe, Variation journalière, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Murder, Suicide, Epidemiology, Adolescent, Human, Race, Sex, Daily variation, United States, North America, America

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 92-0376054

    Code Inist : 002B18C11. Création : 199406.