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Unformatted text preview: Ex. Going into an elevator and turning in the opposite direction, not looking at the numbers/people giving you dirty looks. The norms are all around us We dont feel the norms and just follow them without thinking Ex. We dont feel the weight of earth, but it still has a weight. Ex. The fish cant see the water or feel it, but its there Durkheim focused on rules and norms and believed that social facts are general....
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This note was uploaded on 10/14/2011 for the course SOCI 1101 taught by Professor Beck during the Fall '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.
- Fall '08