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2. What type of sociologists are Douglas and Atkinson?

  • Marxists
  • Interpretivists
  • Functionalists
  • Interactionists

3. What is one key Point that Douglas raises?

  • People are interested in suicide
  • Societies do not share the same meaning of suicide
  • Suicide statistics are NOT socially constructed
  • Suicide is an objective fact

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

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

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

  • Weber
  • Becker
  • Durkheim
  • Parsons

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