Exam 3 Chapter 10 - Soc 001Exam 3 Study Guide Chapter 10 Total institution A place of residence and work where a large number of like-situated

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Soc 001Exam 3 Study Guide Chapter 10 Total institution – A place of residence and work where a large number of like-situated individuals reside. It changes people o Characteristics: Large number of people Cut off from wider society for a long time Enclosed with a natural barrier or fences Formerly administered (there is also a boss) o Evidence that Paris island is a total institution: Large group of young adults Away from home for a very long time Enclosed geographically and by barbed wire fences Has been around for years (boot camp with a boss) Resocialization – taking away an individual’s social self and give them a new one which
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  • STURM,ROBERTARTH
  • Sociology, person, Barbed wire

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