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The Holistic Grief Effects of Bereaved Black Female College Students.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Omega [Omega (Westport)] 2022 Dec; Vol. 86 (2), pp. 488-502. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Dec 02.

Abstract: This study examined the holistic grief effects of Black female college students. A total of 105 participants from two universities, who identified as Black or African American females, completed a questionnaire regarding death losses and grief effects ...

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Suicide and Homicide: Symmetries and Asymmetries in Kant's Ethics.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Medicine, health care, and philosophy [Med Health Care Philos] 2022 Dec; Vol. 25 (4), pp. 715-728. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 25.

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Abstract: Kant formulated a secular argument against suicide's permissibility based on what he regarded as the intrinsic value of humanity. In this paper, I first show that Kant's moral framework entails that some types of suicide are morally permissible. Just a...

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Constructing Fatality Review: A Policy Analysis of the Emergence of Domestic Homicide Reviews in England and Wales.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Violence against women [Violence Against Women] 2022 Dec; Vol. 28 (15-16), pp. 3657-3680. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Dec 23.

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Abstract: In England and Wales, Domestic Homicide Reviews (DHRs) examine domestic abuse-related deaths to identify lessons to be learned. However, their emergence as a policy initiative has been little considered. To address this gap, a thematic discourse analys...

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Homicide associated with psychotic illness: What global temporal trends tell us about the association between mental illness and violence.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry [Aust N Z J Psychiatry] 2022 Nov; Vol. 56 (11), pp. 1384-1388. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Dec 21.

Abstract: Available evidence suggests that persons with serious forms of mental illness are 4-10 times more likely to commit homicide as compared to non-affected members of the general population. The relationship between homicide and psychotic illness has now b...

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A medico-legal definition of femicide.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Legal medicine (Tokyo, Japan) [Leg Med (Tokyo)] 2022 Nov; Vol. 59, pp. 102101. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 21.

Abstract: Femicide refers to the extreme form of violence against someone belonging to the female gender, i.e. the killing of a woman. Research shows that, to date, gender-based violence remains largely a hidden phenomenon with prevalence often being underestima...

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Patterns of homicide in Sfax, Tunisia: A 9-year cohort study (2011-2019).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Criminal behaviour and mental health : CBMH [Crim Behav Ment Health] 2022 Oct; Vol. 32 (5), pp. 350-357. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 20.

Abstract: Introduction: In Tunisia, since the January 2011 revolution, there has been considerable media interest in violence, particularly homicides. A popular perspective is, aside from any politically motivated killings, of a rise in homicides from year to ye...

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Police-involved Deaths and the Impact on Homicide Rates in the Post-Ferguson Era: A Study of 44 U.S. Cities.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of interpersonal violence [J Interpers Violence] 2022 Oct; Vol. 37 (19-20), pp. NP17517-NP17539. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jul 01.

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Abstract: This study investigated whether homicides increased after protested police-involved deaths, focusing on the period after Michael Brown's death in Ferguson in August 2014. It also tests for effects of legal cynicism by comparing effects in homicide and ...

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Violent crimes and homicide in New York City: The role of weather and pollution.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of forensic and legal medicine [J Forensic Leg Med] 2022 Oct; Vol. 91, pp. 102430. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 07.

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Abstract: This paper studies the effect of weather and air pollution on violent crimes and homicide. We use all crimes committed in New York City between 2006 and 2020 and match each individual crime to the measures of the nearest weather, pollution station resp...

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A 13-Year Study of Fatal Falls From Height in Northern Tunisia.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The American journal of forensic medicine and pathology [Am J Forensic Med Pathol] 2022 Dec 01; Vol. 43 (4), pp. 340-346. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 28.

Abstract: Introduction: Falls from height are a major cause of unintentional injury death, resulting in high disability and mortality. We investigated the characteristics of fatal falls and their relationship with intentionality, injury patterns, and death on im...

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Violence and social determinants of health in Brazil: association between homicides, urbanization, population, inequality, and development.

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Source(s): Cadernos de saude publica [Cad Saude Publica] 2022 Nov 28; Vol. 38 (10), pp. e00282621. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 28 (Print Publication: 2022).

Abstract: The aim was to analyze the relations between homicidal violence, human development, inequality, population size, and urbanization rates in Brazilian municipalities. This is a retrospective ecological study of 5,570 Brazilian municipalities which analyz...

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