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1. interpretivists argue that suicice statistics are ?

  • they are the best way to decide if a death was suicide
  • they are highly relibale because only coroners interpret them
  • invalid and unreliable as different coroners reach different verdicts on the same thing
  • they are valid, they show a true picture of reality
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2. who supports durkheim and douglas's ideas but expands on them?

  • Atkinson
  • Taylor
  • Willmott
  • Marx

3. according to Durkheim's research where were the high suicide rates found?

  • desserted areas
  • Urban areas
  • rural areas
  • every area

4. according to Durkheim what two social forces are linked to suicide?

  • social integration & socialisation agencies
  • social integration & moral regulation
  • moral panic & folk devils
  • social isolation & social integration

5. Durkheims reseach into suicide involved looking at?

  • diaries
  • suicide notes
  • official statistics
  • interveiws


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