The Werther effect and you
Starrs, D. Bruno (2002) The Werther effect and you. Postgraduate Review, 8(4), pp. 36-39.
Suicide, the Werther effect and contemporary mass media are discussed with regard to Aristotlean catharsis, Bandurian modelling and euthanasia.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Suicide, Werther effect, mass media|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2002 UMPA|
|Copyright Statement:||The contents of this journal can be freely accessed online via the journal’s web page (see link).|
|Deposited On:||12 Jun 2007 00:00|
|Last Modified:||09 Jun 2010 12:41|
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