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DEVIANCE: INDIVIDUAL AND SOCIETY

Course Number: SOCL-201

Course Description: Definitions, cultural contexts, and power issues surrounding deviance. Powerconflict, structural-functionalist, control and labeling, theoretical understandings of such issues as violent behavior, white- and blue-collar crime, social control, race, alcohol and alcoholism, drug use, heterosexual deviance, male and female homosexuality, mental disorder, and mental institutions. 4 credits. (IS or US)

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