Peter Mayer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicide, gender, and age variations in India. Are women in indian society protected from suicide?
    Peter Mayer
    Politics Department, Adelaide University, SA, Australia
    Crisis 23:98-103. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Female equality and suicide in the Indian states
    Peter Mayer
    Politics Department, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Psychol Rep 92:1022-8. 2003

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicide, gender, and age variations in India. Are women in indian society protected from suicide?
    Peter Mayer
    Politics Department, Adelaide University, SA, Australia
    Crisis 23:98-103. 2002
    ..Suicide rates were nearly equal for young women and men, a contrast with the pattern of suicide sex ratios in eight developed countries...
  2. ncbi request reprint Female equality and suicide in the Indian states
    Peter Mayer
    Politics Department, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Psychol Rep 92:1022-8. 2003
    ..The Indian findings thus do not conform to patterns found in more developed economies. Given increasing human development in India, it seems probable that suicide rates in that country may increase two to three times over coming decades...