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UNiT 1 VOCAB Norms are standards of behavior Mores are norms that have an underlying shared assumption of approval or disapproval. For example, not stealing from a friend would be a more. Folkways , for example, are everyday customs or ways of doing things. Laws are formal norms. In other words, they have been written down and there are formal consequences for breaking the norm. Deviance is simply any act that violates society’s norms.For example, most of us violate folkways occasionally. social control or restraints on people to keep them from breaking norms. In general, the more formal or serious norm that you violate, the more severe and formal the social control will be. criminologist is an individual who studies crime and criminals . criminalist is someone who collects and examines evidence in actual crimes. criminal justice professionals Other individuals who work within the criminal justice system in various roles Criminology is the scientific study of crime. The term appears to have
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