Suicide

What is interpretivism?
the meanings of suicide for those involved
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Who said "The mode of death is usually hanging"?
Atkinson
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Who believed that there was two types of suicide?
Taylor
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What is thanatation suicide?
a suicide which involved risk-taking
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What are submissive suicides?
a suicide where the person wanted to die
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Who believed that there was in fact 4 types of suicide?
Durkheim
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What were these 4 types of suicide?
Atomic,Egoistic,Fatalistic and Altrustic
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What is atomic suicide?
caused by too little moral regulation as society's norms are unclear
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What is egoistic suicide?
Caused by too little social integration due to lack of social ties and obligations
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What is fatalistic suicide?
Whereby an individual can do nothing or cant do nothing to affect the situation
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What is altrustic suicide?
Caused by too much social integration
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Who believed that "stable and lasting relatinships lead to cause and effect generalisations"?
Gibbs and Martin
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Atkinson

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