Outsiders / Edition 1

Outsiders / Edition 1

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by Howard S. Becker
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0684836351

ISBN-13: 9780684836355

Pub. Date: 03/01/1997

Publisher: Free Press

One of the most groundbreaking sociology texts of the mid-20th century, Howard S. Becker’s Outsiders is a thorough exploration of social deviance and how it can be addressed in an understanding and helpful manner.

A compulsively readable and thoroughly researched exploration of social deviance and the application of what is known as "labeling theory"

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One of the most groundbreaking sociology texts of the mid-20th century, Howard S. Becker’s Outsiders is a thorough exploration of social deviance and how it can be addressed in an understanding and helpful manner.

A compulsively readable and thoroughly researched exploration of social deviance and the application of what is known as "labeling theory" to the studies of deviance. With particular research into drug culture, Outsiders analyzes unconventional individuals and their place in normal society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780684836355
Publisher:
Free Press
Publication date:
03/01/1997
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
355,537
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.60(d)

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