100%(7)7 out of 7 people found this document helpful
This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 3 pages.
Chapter 6 – Deviance, Crime & Social Control - Study guideThese come from the PowerPoints and the E-textYou should be familiar with the following terms and concepts, and be able to apply them to examples:- Social control, including; Informal social control (Informal sanctions) & Formal social control (formal sanctions) - (hint: more in Chapter 2)●Social control is a concept within the disciplines of social sciences●Informal Social control○Internalization of norms and values by a process known as socialization■Informal sanctions may include shame, ridicule, sarcasm, criticism●Formal Social Control○External sanctions enforced by government to prevent establishment of chaos in society- What are norms? Folkways, mores and taboos? (Hint: given in lecture, more in Chapter 2)●Norms are predictable behavior●Folkways draws a line between right thing to do and rude●Mores distinguishes the right from wrong ●Taboos are social or religious custom prohibiting discussion of certain subject- What Causes Deviance, and why is it Functional for Society?