Crime and Deviance - Suicide

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1. Which one of these scenarios/stories matches fatalistic suicide?

  • Parents of a British schoolgirl who ran away with her teacher attempted to kill suicide.
  • Students committing suicide because of financial problems.
  • Ariel Castrol committed suicide by hanging in prison.
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2. Why do some people commit anomic suicide?

  • Because one's desires are not being fulfilled.
  • Because one's facing too much control and integration.
  • Because of one's excess of individualism.

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

  • Validity
  • Reliability
  • Representativeness

4. What method did Douglas use for suicide studies?

  • Interviews
  • Lab Experiments
  • Documents
  • Unstructured Observations

5. What is suicide?

  • Suicide is when you intend to kill yourself deliberately.
  • Suicide is when you are not happy with life.


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