Troubled Youth: China’s Student Suicide Crisis – RFA

From RFA:

China’s university and high school , faced with growing pressures amid rapid social change and a tough job hunt for fresh graduates, are increasingly seeking a way out of their problems through , experts say.

A recent survey of student showed more than a quarter of those interviewed said they had had suicidal thoughts.

The May student psychology poll conducted by the Society Survey Institute of China questioned 1,000 university students in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Nanjing, Wuhan, and other major cities. [Full Text]

August 19, 2006 9:35 PM
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