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Durkheim and his science...

When Durkheim said that one sentience, “it is not surprising that social development…the same law,” I don’t think it was that out of place compared to the rest of his essay. 299 mais palavras

Emile Durkheim

The Strange Murder of Emile Durkheim

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AQA, the largest exam board in the UK, has dropped the theme of suicide from its Sociology A-level syllabus from September. Rupert Sheard, qualifications manager, said the AQA had to exercise a duty towards students taking the course and “ 281 mais palavras


What do our musical choices say about us?

Rap battles, beat boxing, sing-offs, metal, rock, country, pop, jazz, hip hop, indie and other alternatives; yet where can we hitch our identity, or does it really matter? 665 mais palavras


Learning about Suicide probably saved my life

GCSE Sociology helped me discover Hunter S. Thompson. For that alone I am thankful. I also learned about Suicide when I continued studying the subject in my A-levels. 431 mais palavras

Mental Health

Suicide: An Action Too Often Taken

Suicide’s not something anyone really wants to sit and ponder over, although some do and, ultimately, they act on it. But it has become not just a mere occasional note in our media, but a too-often overlooked barometer of something deeper which requires us to think and think hard about it. 1.420 mais palavras

The Myth of "Institutional Authority"

Thirty years ago this summer I was finally finishing my dissertation. I had been working for several years considering a little examined phenomenon: the attending non-member. 1.317 mais palavras

Självmordets sociala grammatik

Nästan varje dag rapporteras via olika media hur den psykiska pressen och stressen genomsyrar olika grupper i vårt samhälle. Det gäller ofta inom de marginaliserade, lågutbildade grupperna, de som inte har något jobb alls, eller de som sliter hårt inom varierade låglöneyrken. 564 mais palavras

Reflections From My Mind