Unformatted text preview: Additionally, in terms of the different skill domains you are required to demonstrate, you should also feel confident that you can: Examination Questions. 1. Outline and assess the different ways in which sociologists have approached the study of suicide (25 marks). 2. "What is defined as a suicide is more a matter of what the coroner thinks, than what the dead person intended". Discuss with reference to recent studies of suicide (25 marks). 3. Evaluate the usefulness of official statistics to a sociological understanding of suicide (8 marks). 4. Evaluate the claim put forward by some sociologists that the nature and extent of suicide is socially constructed (25 marks). 5. Compare and contrast any two sociological approaches to the study of suicide (25 marks)....
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- Fall '10
- Sociology, official suicide statistics