What did Emile Durkheim mean by collective conscience?
Divorce was once considered deviant and, in many parts of the world, it still is. Today, Americans
hardly think of divorce as something abnormal. Which reason is responsible for the redefinition of
divorce as no longer deviant?
A behavior becomes defined as deviant because
From the sociological perspective on deviance, how does one become an alcoholic?
He or she has a very high blood-alcohol level.
He or she exhibits behavior indicative of intoxication.
He or she commits a public outrage.
He or she is labeled as such.