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An analysis of suicide in Indigenous communities of North Queensland : the historical, cultural and symbolic landscape, Ernest Hunter...et al

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An analysis of suicide in Indigenous communities of North Queensland : the historical, cultural and symbolic landscape
Title
An analysis of suicide in Indigenous communities of North Queensland
Title remainder
the historical, cultural and symbolic landscape
Statement of responsibility
Ernest Hunter...et al
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Language
eng
Summary
An examination of suicides in Aboriginal communities in Queensland, based on community records as well as available mortality figures; historical, cultural and community contexts; distribution of suicide deaths across region, communities and time; emerging patterns; cultural context and cultural communication; the symbolism and understanding of hanging suicide; review of the epidemiological, psychological and public health implications of suicide prevention programs at individual, family, community and Indigenous society levels; mental health; State and Commonwealth strategies; health promotion and universal prevention - whole of community approaches; selective prevention - groups at elevated risk; indicated prevention and early intervention - individuals at elevated risk; standard treatments
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no index present
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non fiction
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1952-
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  • Hunter, Ernest M.
  • University of Queensland
  • Gurriny Yealamucka Health Services
  • Yarrabah Council
  • James Cook University of North Queensland
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Suicide victims
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An analysis of suicide in Indigenous communities of North Queensland : the historical, cultural and symbolic landscape, Ernest Hunter...et al
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Publication
Note
  • "Ernest Hunter, Joseph Reser, Mercy Baird, Paul Reser"
  • "Report prepared in May 1999 ; text revised in October 2000"
  • See also: May 1999 version held in Manuscript collection
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 87-100
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xii, 109 p.
Isbn
9780642735355
Other physical details
ill.(some col.), facsims
Label
An analysis of suicide in Indigenous communities of North Queensland : the historical, cultural and symbolic landscape, Ernest Hunter...et al
Publication
Note
  • "Ernest Hunter, Joseph Reser, Mercy Baird, Paul Reser"
  • "Report prepared in May 1999 ; text revised in October 2000"
  • See also: May 1999 version held in Manuscript collection
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 87-100
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xii, 109 p.
Isbn
9780642735355
Other physical details
ill.(some col.), facsims

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