Music preferences and suicidality: a comment on Stack

Death Stud. Jul-Aug 2002;26(6):501-4. doi: 10.1080/074811802760139021.

Abstract

In a study of 78 undergraduates, 2 factors of music preferences were identified--(a) heavy metal and rock and (b) rap versus country. Music preferences contributed to the prediction of suicidal ideation only in the male students.

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Age Factors
  • Depression
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Music* / psychology
  • Religion
  • Risk Factors
  • Sex Factors
  • Suicide* / psychology