Assignment Deviance and Its Consequences
Choose a deviant behavior to research. Locate references (e.g., current news stories, pop culture, and reality TV shows) that convey deviant behavior being accepted or rejected/scorned.
Write an essay of 500-750 words, summarizing your findings. Include the following:
- What was the deviant behavior?
- What were the demographics of the group that witnessed the behavior?
- How did the group react to the behavior?
- Did the group attempt to control this deviant behavior? How?