2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Apr 21, 2024  
2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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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 and constructionist.
  2. Assess the importance of social location in the deviance producing process.
  3. Recognize 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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