1. What other point did Douglas raise?

  • Suicide rates are higher in poorer countries
  • The more integrated a society, the more likely it will be that a higher proportion of suicide will be covered up.
  • The less integrated a society, the suicide rates will be lower
  • Suicide is popular in Catholicism
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2. What is one key Point that Douglas raises?

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

3. What type of sociologists are Douglas and Atkinson?

  • Interpretivists
  • Functionalists
  • Marxists
  • Interactionists

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

  • Fatalistic
  • Altruistic
  • Anomic
  • Egoistic

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

  • Weber
  • Durkheim
  • Parsons
  • Becker


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