Spring 2015





Deviance and Social Control

Term: 
Spring 2014
Online: 
No
Subject Area: 
SOCIOLOGY (SOCI)
Course Number: 
SOCI 003 601
Schedule: 
Tuesday 6:00pm-9:10pm
Day(s): 
Tuesday
Instructor: 

JOYCE, COLETTE

Secondary Program: 
The Young Scholars Program
Course Description: 

A sociological analysis of the origins, development, and reactions surrounding deviance in contemporary society. Topics include labeling theory, stigma, social organization, tradition, social power, crime, sexual deviance, drug use, and racism. Theoretical and methodological issues will be discussed and evaluated.