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Deviant Behavior

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Born of Chinese parentage in Penang, Malaysia, he grew up in a multicultural environment.

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Deviant Behavior, 11th Edition

Alexis rated it really liked it Sep 30, That being said, it was a VERY interesting class. Deviant Behavior challenges students’ own biases and preconceptions.

This collection of diverse readings represents the full range of deviance sociology, dealing with many different theories as well as data collected via different research methodologies. Natalia Ventura rated it liked it Oct 17, Chapter 4 Physical Violence Includes updated data on homicide patterns, mass and serial murder, suggested readings on global terrorism and school shootings.

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Chapter 11 Internet Deviance Begins with an updated vignette suggesting why online deviance is a very common problem. This was assigned reading for my Sociology of Deviance class, and I have to say, I am rather unimpressed with quite a bit of the content. I am reading this for my “Deviance” class.

Deviant Behavior by Alex Thio

Dane rated it it was amazing Dec 26, He took French and German in high school and college. A Brief IntroductionSociety: Deviant Behavior covers a wide spectrum of theories of deviance, and analyzes numerous specific deviant behaviors.

Preview this title online. I found myself sitting and It seems that the author of this textbook has failed to make any updates to the original information used in earlier editions, with much of the information reflecting the ‘s, 60’s, and 70’s.