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Aboriginal Suicide Is Different
Aboriginal Suicide Is Different

Aboriginal Suicide Is Different

A Portrait of Life and Self-Destruction

SOCIAL SCIENCE

212 Pages, 8 1/4 x 10 1/2

Formats: Trade Paper, PDF

Trade Paper, $31.45 (US $31.45) (CA $35.95)

Publication Date: July 2007

ISBN 9780855754983

Rights: US & CA

Aboriginal Studies Press (Jul 2007)

Price: $31.45
 
 

Overview

Adopting a historical and anthropological approach to suicide in Australia and New Zealand, this study documents the rate of suicide among Aboriginal people, which is among the worldÂ’s highest.

Author Biography

Colin Tatz is the founder and director of the Centre for Australian Indigenous Studies at Monash University and the Centre for Comparative Genocide Studies at Macquarie University. He has spent 45 years researching and teaching Aboriginal affairs, specifically in the areas of history, politics, administration, education, economics, law, health, and sport.