Answer to Question #52661 in Other Sociology for Debby
Write brief notes on egoistic, anomic and fatalistic suicide
EGOISTIC The state of beingconcerned with satisfying one’s own desires. It is when a person has an exaggerated feeling of self-importance above anyone else. One can also be said to be self-centered in such a case. ANOMIC The conditionwhere a group of individuals or a community is known for the lack of social norms. Can be defined the state of being socially alienated or disoriented. FATAL SUICIDE A suicide attemptthat leaves one dead. Can include cases such as taking poisonous substances such as acids. In most countries, if one is found trying to commit suicide, he or she is liable to imprisonment.