SOCI:331 Social Control and Deviance.

Processes, agencies and methods that influence members of groups to conform to social norms. Includes factors producing deviant behavior patterns. Covers individual socialization and institutional and personality patterns affecting internal and external control processes. Examines power, class and status, formal and informal group sanctions, and ideological forces of social control. Prerequisite: SOCI:101. 4 SH. CC: Writing Intensive.