Suicide

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1. What research method did Steven Taylor (1982) use when investigating deaths on the London Underground and who with?

  • Interviews and people who tried to commit suicide on the London Underground
  • Interviews and coroners
  • Participant observation and train drivers
  • Covert observation and witnesses
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2. Who tried to add urbanisation to the factors that are likely to reduce social integration and sense of community?

  • Young
  • Lyng
  • Halbwachs
  • Marx

3. What type of suicide is a result from a lack of social integration?

  • Egoistic
  • Anomic
  • Fatalistic
  • Altruistic

4. What type of sociologists are Douglas and Atkinson?

  • Marxists
  • Interactionists
  • Interpretivists
  • Functionalists

5. Which sociologist produced the classic sociological study 'Le Suicide' in 1987?

  • Parsons
  • Durkheim
  • Becker
  • Weber

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