2023-2024 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Feb 23, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog and Student Handbook
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SOC 270 - Introduction to Deviant Behavior


Credits: 3
Description
A survey of the contrasting sociological perspectives in the field of deviant behavior as applied to a variety of socially stigmatized behaviors.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Compare and contrast the two broad perspectives in the sociology of deviance- positivist evidence based and social constructionist.
  2. Assess the importance of social location in the deviance producing process.
  3. Explain the relationship between perspective and public policy when controlling deviant and/or criminal behavior.
     

Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade



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