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Canadian-only ProductDeviance, Conformity, and Social Control in Canada, 5th Edition

By Tami M. Bereska

Published by Pearson Education Canada

Published Date: Oct 16, 2017


Deviance, Conformity, and Social Control in Canada provides a broad, accessible, and critical introduction to the study of deviance. Unlike other texts on the market, it introduces both objective and subjective theoretical approaches in two early chapters and devotes the remainder of the text to substantive issues of particular interest to students. Each of these issues is then critically assessed and cohesively presented within a broader sociocultural context.

Table of Contents

1 Determining Deviance 
2 Explaining Deviance: The Act
3 Explaining Deviance: The Perception, Reaction, and Power 
4 Deviance 2.0: The Role of the Media 
5 "Deviant" and "Normal" Sexuality 
6 The Troubling and Troubled World of Youth 
7 Looking Deviant: Physical Appearance 
8 Mental Disorders 
9 What Do You Believe? Religion, Science, and Deviance 
10 The "Deviance Dance" Continues

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ISBN-10: 0-13-430106-4

ISBN-13: 978-0-13-430106-8

Format: Book

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