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ISBN-13 9780133158441ISBN-10 0133158446
ISBN-10 0133446344ISBN-13 9780133446340
Author(s): Tami M. Bereska
Publisher: Pearson Education Canada
Copyright year: © 2014 Pages: 384

A critical introduction to the study of deviance.

Deviance, Conformity, and Social Control in Canada provides a broad, accessible, and critical introduction to the study of deviance. Unlike other texts on the market, it introduces both objective and subjective theoretical approaches in two early chapters and devotes the remainder of the text to substantive issues of particular interest to students. Each of these issues are then critically assessed and cohesively presented within a broader sociocultural context.

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