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Unformatted text preview: Ex. Teen pregnancy the girl is deviant the boy is not. Joyride vs. car theft based on class of teens Primary deviance a person engages only is isolated acts of deviance. Deviance is not a part of their lifestyle. Secondary deviance Deviance is a lifestyle and a personal identity. A person whose life is organized around deviance. Consequences labeling causes pain and suffering; it can determine the direction of their lives. Stigma an undesirable characteristic or label used by others to deny a deviant full social acceptance. Ex. Unemployed, sped, retard, gay....
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
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