Constructions of Deviance: Social Power, Context, and Interaction
Patricia A. Adler, Peter Adler
Wadsworth Pub., 1997 - Deviant behavior - 560 pages
This text includes both theoretical analyses and ethnographic illustrations of how deviance is socially constructed, organized and managed. It shows students how the concepts and theories of deviance are applied to the world around them.
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