Deviance Social Control

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The following article opened up by firstly stating that as social units becomes larger with differentiations, people are going to become accustomed to social control which is currently foreign to modern day living. Gibbs, the writer of the article, challenges sociologists to question norms, deviance and social control so that they will be able to formulate a different concept of what social control is. The writer points out that current theory of social control only associate it with organizations and institutions. This means that the theories nowadays think that social control naturally flows from organizations and institutions. The article further explains that deviance was always seen as a behavior that is contrary to a norm, but eventually
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