Durkheim- Types of Suicide

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  • Suicide
    • Egoistic
      • Someone who has too little integration.
        • If you aren't connected or bonded to society, you are more likely to kill yourself
    • Altruistic
      • Someone who has too much integration and sacrifices themselves for the good of the social group (e.g. country or religion).
        • E.G suicide bombers
    • Anomic
      • Someone who has too much freedom and lack of regulation placed on their behaviour
        • E.G. Unexpected death of a husband
    • Fatalistic
      • Someone who has too little freedom.
        • E.G. Slaves

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