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DEVIANCE: INDIVIDUAL AND SOCIETY

Course Number: SOCL-201

Course Description: Definitions, cultural contexts, and power issuessurrounding deviance. Power-conflict,structural-functionalist, control and labeling,theoretical understandings of such issues as aviolent behavior, white- and blue-collar crime,social control, race, alcohol and alcoholism, druguse, heterosexual deviance, male and femalehomosexuality, mental disorder, and mentalinstitutions.4 credits (IS or US)

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