acceptable or more tolerable because people including the government makes it seem inevitable in today’s society. By allowing social deviance to influence the way in which addiction is accepted and handled, drug use has become more common in return more difficult to fix. On a micro level social deviance perpetuates alcohol and substance abuse because society separates itself from things out of norms. People who do not use drugs tend to separate themselves from people who are addicted to a substance. They rather stay away from them than to help them out. Drug abuse is so widely range of informal and formal that people just find it easier to not associate themselves with the issues of it. 1
There are a lot of different types of social deviance. Social problems involving the family, education, health care, political and legal systems, economy, population, environment, community; and special problems associated with age, economics, racial status, and gender inequality (Appelbaum Steven H., Iaconi Giulio David, & Matousek Albert., 2007). It would be really hard to come up with a single solution to the problem of social deviance. Social deviance will continue to change because society will always continue to evolve. Now as far as social
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