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5 Matching questions

  1. stigma
  2. William Sheldon
  3. Howard Becker
  4. Richard Cloward/Lloyd Ohlin
  5. egoism
  1. a just as legitimate means of success are unequally distributed throughout society, so are illegitimate ones
    example: being poor and being a bank robber may only allow you to have one gun and it makes it harder to rob the bank
  2. b ectomorph-tall, thing, fragile
    endomorph-short and fat
    mesomorph-muscular and athletic
  3. c being discredited for membership of a certain racial, religious, or ethnic group
  4. d deviance as learned behavior
    there are steps that can be learned to becoming deviant
    example: marijuana smokers must learn to smoke, learn what to expect from it, and learn how to deal with the effects
  5. e lack ties to the social groups because they are not well integrated into society

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. norms vary across societies, so we know what is considered to be deviant varies in different societies
  2. acting according to certain accepted standards
  3. reject the goals and means to reach the goals of society
    example: not caring to be part of society, living in huts in the mountains of Idaho
  4. rejecting goals of society but continue to pursue the means
    following the rules is more important than reaching the goal
    example: going through the motions and conforming to the group
  5. living within the norms of society, not being deviant

5 True/False questions

  1. anomielack ties to the social groups because they are not well integrated into society

          

  2. labeling theoryreject the goals and means to reach the goals of society
    example: not caring to be part of society, living in huts in the mountains of Idaho

          

  3. structural strainanomie occurs when norms of the society do not fit the social structure
    common accepted goals of society must be met with sufficient means to reach those goals

          

  4. collective consciencetotality of beliefs to all the average people of society

          

  5. Erving Goffmanstigma
    discreditable vs. discredited identity

          

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