Unformatted text preview: d. One thing considered deviant in another society that is not considered deviant in our society (1) 6. Identify and explain: a. Something that is considered deviant for men but not for women (1) b. Something that is considered deviant for women but not for men (1) c. Something that is considered deviant for adults but not for children (1) d. Something that is considered deviant for children but not for adults (1) e. Two things that are considered deviant for one ethnic group but not for another ethnic group (2) 7. Using examples drawn from your answers to the above questions, explain what is meant by the “social construction of deviant behaviour” (5) 8. Using both historical and cross-cultural examples, briefly explain what is meant by the idea that “deviance is a relative concept” (5) Power and Control www.sociology.org.uk...
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- Fall '09
- Sociology, Kirby, deviant act