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2. What type of suicide is linked to the over-intergration of the individual into society?

  • Altruistic
  • Egoistic
  • Anomic
  • Fatalistic

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

  • Participant observation and train drivers
  • Interviews and coroners
  • Covert observation and witnesses
  • Interviews and people who tried to commit suicide on the London Underground

4. What other point did Douglas raise?

  • The more integrated a society, the more likely it will be that a higher proportion of suicide will be covered up.
  • Suicide is popular in Catholicism
  • The less integrated a society, the suicide rates will be lower
  • Suicide rates are higher in poorer countries

5. Who tried to add urbanisation to the factors that are likely to reduce social integration and sense of community?

  • Halbwachs
  • Marx
  • Young
  • Lyng


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