Sociology of Deviance examines the sociological study of the causes and control of social deviance and deviant behavior. Emphasis is placed on the major sociological theories of deviance. Special attention is given to individual and group deviance within the context of social deviance. Topics discussed are physical violence, family violence, sexual deviance, self targeted deviance, medicalization of deviance, internet crime, substance use and abuse, and privileged and underprivileged deviance. Stigma of deviant identity among specific groups is analyzed.

Fall 2018
Credit
3.0
Sessions
Ticket # CRN Days Times Location Instructor Status
191SOC240.001
MW
9:30am-10:45am
Course Location

Sugar Grove Campus, Academic and Professional Ctr, Room 180

Sugar Grove Campus
Waubonsee Community College
Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive
Sugar Grove, IL 60554-9454
(630) 466-7900

Mariani

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