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Organizing Deviance by Joel Best, David F. Luckenbill


Organizing Deviance by Joel Best, David F. Luckenbill

An exploration of the social organization of deviants and deviance, this text provides detailed examples of particular types of deviant associations and deviant transactions, and examines the consequences of social organization for deviants and social control agents. New to this edition are sections on computer hackers, motorcycle outlaws, sexual sales, deviant markets and business fraud. Two new chapters consider deviance, social organization and social psychology, and deviance, social organization and social structure.

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Publication date

18th October 1993


Joel Best, David F. Luckenbill

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Pearson an imprint of Pearson Education (US)


292 pages


Crime & criminology
Social, group or collective psychology



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