Egoistic Suicide


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Suicide resulting from the lack of social ties
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Egoistic suicide, he observed, was rare in "lower" societies.
Durkheim concludes: "This and egoistic suicide have kindred ties.
The third type egoistic suicide, stemming from excessive individualism is rarely applicable.
Especially among men, such ties can create moral bonds and feelings of obligation that strengthen integration and prevent egoistic suicides.
104) Of course, given the reality of social statistics, the reported number of anomic and egoistic suicides would always be significantly greater than altruistic suicides.