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5 Matching questions

  1. retreatism
  2. discredited identity
  3. innovation ritualism
  4. discreditable identity
  5. relativity of deviance
  1. a 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
  2. b vulnerability of being found out of being deviant leads the individual to hide it
    example: college student hiding the fact that they drink because it is illegal to drink underage
  3. c accept and pursue goals of society but lack sufficient means to reach them, so they find new ones
    example: theft in order to achieve wealth
  4. d norms vary across societies, so we know what is considered to be deviant varies in different societies
  5. e stigma is known
    example: Bob living in small town leads everyone to know the crime that had been committed and leads to his secondary deviance

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. being discredited for membership of a certain racial, religious, or ethnic group
  2. primary/secondary deviance
    primary-first act of deviance
    secondary-the acts of deviance afterward are secondary deviance that comes from the societal shunning
    example: Bob's joyride was primary deviance
    Bob becoming a drunk and gambler from his hardships are secondary deviance
  3. people do not experience constraint of social norms either because there are no norms or they do not know them
  4. living within the norms of society, not being deviant
  5. anomie 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

5 True/False questions

  1. Richard Cloward/Lloyd Ohlinjust 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. egoismpeople do not experience constraint of social norms either because there are no norms or they do not know them

          

  3. Lombroso's theory of atavismbeing labeled as a deviant leads to society forever labeling you as deviant and you begin to feel it is so
    example: a bad situation leads to a felony charge, now the charge lasts forever

          

  4. conformityacting according to certain accepted standards

          

  5. 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