Deviant Behavior


Author: John A. Humphrey,Frank Schmalleger

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763797731

Category: Social Science

Page: 496

View: 2023

Ideal for allied health and pre-nursing students, Alcamos Fundamentals of Microbiology, Body Systems Edition, retains the engaging, student-friendly style and active learning approach for which award-winning author and educator Jeffrey Pommerville is known. It presents diseases, complete with new content on recent discoveries, in a manner that is directly applicable to students and organized by body system. A captivating art program, learning design format, and numerous case studies draw students into the text and make them eager to learn more about the fascinating world of microbiology.

Introducing Social Research Methods

Essentials for Getting the Edge


Author: Janet M. Ruane

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118874242

Category: Social Science

Page: 312

View: 2525

Introducing Social Research Methods: Essentials for Getting the Edge is a concise and student-friendly introduction to research methods that uses examples from around the world to illustrate the centrality of social science research in our everyday lives. Explains complex, multi-faceted concepts and methodologies in straightforward prose Designed for students who are new to or skeptical of social science research methods as useful tools for approaching real-world challenges Persuasively argues that social scientific proficiency unlocks an array of personal and professional opportunities beyond the realms of academia A supplementary website features a glossary, test bank, Power Point presentations, a comprehensive list of web resources, a guide to relevant TED lectures and much more

Readings in Deviant Behavior


Author: N.A

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon


Category: Deviant behavior

Page: 403

View: 7796

This collection of readings represents the full range of deviance sociology, dealing with many different theories as well as data collected via different research methodologies. Designed to be used as either a main text or a supplement, Readings in Deviant Behavior includes selections with high student appeal. All of the readings have been carefully edited for clarity, conciseness, and forcefulness to ensure that students will find them easy and enjoyable to read while learning what deviance is all about. The second edition features many new articles that reflect current trends, especially those dealing with noncriminal deviance as well as those that emphasize the constructionist perspective.

Deviant Behavior

Readings in the Sociology of Norm Violation


Author: Clifton D. Bryant

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780891167792

Category: Social Science

Page: 866

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First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Deviant Behavior


Author: Erich Goode

Publisher: N.A


Category: Comportement criminel

Page: 470

View: 7495

Goode provides an exploration of the many different forms of deviant behaviour as well as the major sociological perspectives and theories of deviance.

The Psychological and Social Impact of Illness and Disability, 6th Edition


Author: Mark A. Stebnicki, PhD, LCP, DCMHS, CRC, CCM,Irmo Marini, PhD, DSc, CRC, CLCP

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 0826106560

Category: Psychology

Page: 568

View: 6429

"This edition...adds an important international perspective on illness and disability. The personal narratives help bring the real world of people who are suffering to the forefront of the scientific discourse."--Doody's Medical Reviews Now in its sixth edition, this best-selling textbook continues to be the most comprehensive and diverse text available on the psychosocial aspects of disability. It examines current thought and treatment approaches to working with individuals with disabilities through the contributions of expert thinkers and practitioners in the disability field. Abundant and insightful narratives by disabled individuals offer a bridge between theory and practice for students in rehabilitation psychology and counseling courses. In addition to completely updated and reorganized material, this edition contains insightful new section introductions, empirically based research articles, and the contributions of international researchers presenting a more global and richer perspective on the psychosocial aspects of disability and illness. It also contains an increased focus on the negative impact of societal attitudes and treatment of disabled individuals on their psychological adjustment to disability. The addition of objectives at the beginning of each chapter and review questions and personal perspectives at the end of each chapter further facilitate in-depth learning. Key Features: Presents the most comprehensive and diverse coverage of psychosocial aspects of disability topics of any textbook available Examines contemporary thinking and treatment approaches in working with individuals with disabilities Provides a bridge between theory and practice through the narratives of individuals with disabilities Establishes a historical understanding of societal attitudes toward disability and treatment past and present of persons with disabilities Analyzes barriers to enabling persons with disabilities and improving social consciousness and quality of life for this population Facilitates course planning through inclusion of objectives and review questions/personal perspectives in each chapter

Deviant Behavior

Crime, Conflict, and Interest Groups


Author: Charles H. McCaghy,Timothy A. Capron,J. D. Jamieson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780205341658

Category: Social Science

Page: 454

View: 2040

Using the interest group conflict framework, this textbook examines explanations concerning the definition of deviance, the causes of crime, its measurement, organizational deviance, sexual behavior, mental health, and substance abuse. Real-world examples highlight key concepts. Particular attention