Deviant Behavior, 12th edition

  • Alex C. Thio, 
  • Jim D. Taylor, 
  • Martin D. Schwartz

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Overview

Deviant Behavior lets you explore what the experts have to say about the origins, causes, current state, and future directions of deviance. The text provides a solid foundation in scientific theories of deviance and invites you to apply theories and research to the most relevant forms of deviant behavior today.

Published by Pearson (June 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2019

ISBN-13: 9780137514946

Subject: Sociology

Category: Social Problems

Table of contents

1. What Is Deviant Behavior?
2. Positivist Theories
3. Constructionist Theories
4. Physical Violence
5. Sexual Assault and Child Molestation
6. Family Violence
7. Suicide and Self-Harm
8. Mental Disorder
9. Heterosexual Deviance
10. Gays and Other Targets of Stigma
11. Internet Deviance
12. Drug Use
13. Drinking and Alcoholism
14. Privileged Deviance
15. Underprivileged Deviance

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