Readings in Deviant Behavior (Paperback)
|Author: Alex/ Calhoun Thio|
|Essays define deviant behavior, discuss theories concerning causes and treatments, and look at physical violence, sexual aggression, stealing, drug abuse, prostitution, and eating disorders *Author: Thio, Alex/ Calhoun, Thomas C./ Conyers, Addrain *Publication Date: 2009/02/20 *Number of Pages: 368 *Binding Type: Paperback *Language: English *Depth: 0.75 *Width: 7.00 *Height: 9.25|
From the Publisher:
This collection of diverse readings represents the full range of deviance, dealing with many different theories as well as data collected via different research methodologies. Deviant Behavior; Positivist Theories; Constructionist Theories; Physical Violence; Self-Destructive Deviance; Diverse Lifestyles. For anyone wanting to better understand deviance, including medical professionals, counselors, and social workers.