Suicide and the news and information media: A critical review

Date: 2010
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Type:  Report
Author:  Pirkis J, Blood W
Publisher:  Mindframe

This literature review focuses on studies that examine the question of whether media portrayals of suicide can lead to imitation. Five media types were included: newspapers, television, books, the Internet and mixed media.

Planning and Implementing:  News and Entertainment Media