1st Edition

Deviant Behaviour Readings In The Sociology Of Norm Violations

Edited By Clifton D. Bryant Copyright 1990
    880 Pages
    by Taylor & Francis

    A comprehensive set of readings examining the full range of concerns in the field of deviant behaviour. All the selections are relatively recent and have not appeared in other anthologies.

    Part 1 Introducing Deviance; Chapter 1 The Social Context; Part 2 Deviance: Conceptions and Perceptions; Chapter 2 Form and Content; Chapter 3 Research and Understanding; Chapter 4 Interpretation and Reaction; Part 3 Deviance: Cultural Patterns; Chapter 5 Becoming Deviant; Chapter 6 Social Organization of the Deviant World; Chapter 7 Deviant People: Handling Themselves; Part 4 Deviance as Behavior; Chapter 8 Social Interaction; Chapter 9 Process and Outcome; Chapter 10 Deviance in the Workplace; Part 5 Deviance: Exits and Transformations; Chapter 11 Farewell to Deviance; Part 6 The Future of Deviance: Prospects and Prognosis; Chapter 12 Deviance over the Horizon;


    Clifton D. Bryant Department of Sociology Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia