SOC 135 Module 8 Homework Assignment (Allied American University)
1)In chapter eight, you learned about different theories explaining the possible causes for deviant behavior. Consider the theories of differential association, control, and labeling. Define these three theories, and explain how each theory may contribute to deviant behavior.
2)Choose one notable theorist from the text, and discuss his or her major theory and/or their major contribution to the field of Sociology in great detail. For example, Karl Marx and Conflict Theory, or Max Weber and his thoughts on “value free” research.