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2. Douglas argues that societies don’t share the same meaning of suicide; if people are highly integrated then suicide is more likely to be what?

  • Covered up
  • Taken to the coroner
  • Shared with the police

3. Douglas criticises who for accepting reliability and validity of official statistics?

  • Atkinson
  • Durkheim
  • Cohen

4. _________ would be low if coroners cannot reach a decision. This leaves an "open verdict" and this cannot go towards statistics.

  • Validity
  • Reliability
  • Representativeness

5. Douglas came up with five explanations for suicide. One of these is?

  • Altruistic
  • Fatalistic
  • Revenge
  • Egoistic


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