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Unformatted text preview: Crime (violation of norms that have been written into law varies ) Crime Social DevianceA Continuum Crime Social DevianceA Continuum Sociologist Non-judgmental Differential Association: Learning deviant behaviour or conformity is influenced most by people we associate with - Friends neighbourhoods, Subcultures, Prison or freedom Labeling Theory Denial of responsibility e.g. accident Denial of injury e.g. what I did was wrong but no one got hurt Condemnation of the condemners Appeal to higher loyalties #12 Crime and Social Deviance...
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- Fall '10