Encyclopedia of Social Deviance

Editors: Forsyth, Craig J. and Copes, Heith
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: SAGE Publications

Single-User Purchase Price: $463.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $694.50
ISBN: 978-1-45-224033-6
Category: Social Sciences - Sociology
Image Count: 2
Book Status: Available
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Drawing contributions from across the social and behavioral sciences, including sociology, anthropology, criminology, politics, psychology, and religion, the Encyclopedia of Social Deviance introduces readers to the lively field of rule-making and rebellion that strikes at the core of what it means to be an individual living in a social world.

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Table of Contents

  • Volume 1
  • List of Entries
  • Reader's Guide
  • About the Editors
  • Contributors
  • Introduction
  • Entries
  • A
  • Abominations of the Body
  • Abuse by Clergy
  • Academic Deviance
  • Accounts, Sociology of
  • ADAM
  • Age and Drug Use
  • Ageism
  • Agents of Social Control
  • Alcohol and Crime
  • Alcoholism
  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • Animal Cruelty
  • Anomie Theory
  • Anonymous
  • Argot
  • Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring
  • Arson
  • Atheism
  • Authenticity
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Autoerotic Asphyxiation
  • Autoethnography
  • B
  • Bead Whores
  • Bestiality
  • Biker Gangs
  • Biosocial Perspectives on Deviance
  • Bisexuality
  • Black Panthers
  • Blackmail
  • Blindness
  • Body Modification
  • Bondage and Discipline
  • Bookmaking
  • Broken Windows Thesis
  • Buckle Bunnies
  • Bug Chasers and Bareback Sex
  • Bullying
  • Burglary
  • C
  • Changing Deviance Designations
  • Check Forgery
  • Chicago School
  • Child Abuse
  • Child Sexual Abuse
  • Civil Disobedience
  • Civilizing Process
  • Club Drugs
  • Cocaine
  • Cockfighting
  • Code of the Street
  • Cognitive Deviance
  • Collecting Data Online
  • Conflict Theory
  • Conformity
  • Constructionist Definitions of Social Problems
  • Constructionist Theories
  • Containment Theory
  • Control Balance Theory
  • Control Theory
  • Corporate Deviance
  • Corruption
  • Cosplay and Fandom
  • Counterfeiting
  • Crime Statistics
  • Criminal Lifestyles
  • Cross-Cultural Methodology
  • Cults
  • Culturally Specific Mental Illnesses
  • Culture of Poverty
  • Cyberbullying
  • Cybercrime
  • Cybersex
  • D
  • Deafness
  • Death of Sociology of Deviance
  • Decriminalization and Legalization
  • Defining Deviance
  • Deinstitutionalization
  • Delinquency
  • Designer Drugs
  • Desistance
  • Deviance in the Academic Profession
  • Deviant Career
  • Deviant Places
  • Diagnostic and Statistical Manual
  • Differential Association Theory
  • Digital Piracy
  • Discrimination
  • Dogfighting
  • Domestic Terrorism
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drag Queens and Kings
  • Dramaturgy
  • Drift Theory
  • Drug Abuse Warning Network
  • Drug Dependence Treatment
  • Drug Normalization
  • Drug Policy
  • Drug War (War on Drugs)
  • E
  • Eating Disorders
  • Edge Ethnography
  • Edgework
  • Elder Abuse
  • Embezzlement
  • Epidemiology of Crime and Deviance
  • Erotica Versus Pornography
  • Escorts
  • Ethics and Deviance Research
  • Ethnography and Deviance
  • Eunuchs
  • Euthanasia
  • Extortion
  • F
  • Feederism
  • Female Bodybuilding
  • Female Prostitution
  • Feminist Theory
  • Fetishes
  • Focal Concerns Theory
  • Folk Crime
  • Fortune-Telling
  • Fraud
  • Furries
  • G
  • Gambling Addiction
  • Gangs, Street
  • Gay Bashing
  • Gays as Parents
  • Gender and Drug Use
  • General Strain Theory
  • Goth Subculture
  • Governmental Deviance
  • H
  • Hacking
  • Hacktivism
  • Hate Crimes
  • Hegemony
  • Heroin
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Hoarding
  • Homecomer
  • Homelessness
  • Homicide
  • Homophobia
  • Homosexuality
  • Hooliganism
  • Human Sex Trafficking
  • Human Trafficking
  • I
  • Identity
  • Identity Theft
  • Identity Work
  • Incest
  • Index Crimes
  • Individualism
  • Infanticide
  • Infidelity
  • Informal Social Control
  • Institutional Anomie Theory
  • Institutional Review Boards and Studying Deviance
  • Integrated Theories
  • Internet Gambling
  • Intersexuality
  • Interviews
  • K
  • Kidnapping
  • Ku Klux Klan
  • L
  • Labeling Approach
  • Larceny
  • Legal Highs
  • Lynching
  • Volume 2
  • M
  • Male Prostitution
  • Malicious Software
  • Mardi Gras
  • Marginality
  • Marijuana
  • Maritime Piracy
  • Marxist Theory
  • Masochism
  • Masturbation
  • Medicalization of Deviance
  • Mental Illness
  • Mental Retardation
  • Metal Culture
  • Methamphetamine
  • Military Deviance
  • Monitoring the Future
  • Moral Entrepreneurs
  • Moral Panics
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
  • N
  • National Crime Victimization Survey
  • National Incident-Based Reporting System
  • National Survey of Drug Use and Health
  • National Youth Survey
  • Necrophilia
  • Neutralization Theory
  • Normal Deviance
  • Normalization
  • Norms and Societal Expectations
  • Nudism
  • O
  • Obesity
  • Occupational Criminality
  • Occupy Movement
  • Online Data Collection
  • Organized Crime
  • Outsiders
  • P
  • Participant Observation
  • Pawnbrokers
  • Peacemaking Criminology
  • Pedophilia
  • People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
  • Performance-Enhancing Drugs
  • Phenomenological Theory
  • Phishing
  • Phone Sex
  • Physical Characteristics as Deviance
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Pica
  • Pickpocketing
  • Poaching
  • Police Deviance
  • Police Profiling
  • Polyamory and Polygamy
  • Ponzi Schemes
  • Pornography
  • Positive Deviance
  • Positivist Definitions of Deviance
  • Premarital Sex
  • Prescription Drug Misuse
  • Primary and Secondary Deviance
  • Prison Culture/Inmate Code
  • Prison Rape
  • Professional Wrestling
  • Prohibition
  • Property Crime
  • Public Sex
  • Punishment and Rule Enforcement
  • Punk Subculture
  • Q
  • Qualitative Methods in Studying Deviance
  • Quantitative Methods in Studying Deviance
  • Queer Nation
  • Queer Theory
  • R
  • Race/Ethnicity and Drug Use
  • Racism
  • Rape
  • Rational Choice Theory
  • Rave Culture
  • Reintegrative Shaming
  • Religiosity and Deviance
  • Road Whores
  • Robbery
  • Roller Derby
  • Routine Activity Theory
  • S
  • Sadism and Masochism
  • Same-Sex Marriages
  • Satanism
  • Secret Deviance
  • Self, The
  • Self-Control Theory
  • Self-Esteem and Deviance
  • Self-Injury
  • Self-Report Surveys
  • Serial Murder
  • Sex Discrimination
  • Sex Tourism
  • Sexting
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Shoplifting
  • Skinheads
  • Social Bonds
  • Social Change and Deviance
  • Social Control
  • Social Disapproval
  • Social Disorganization Theory
  • Social Learning Theory
  • Social Reality Theory
  • Socioeconomic Status and Drug Use
  • Sociolinguistic Theories
  • Solitary Deviance
  • Somatotypes: Sheldon, William
  • Southern Subculture of Violence
  • Spamming
  • Sport and Deviance
  • Stalking
  • Stigma and Stigma Management
  • Stolen Goods Network
  • Straight Edge
  • Stranger
  • Street Hustling
  • Strippers, Female
  • Strippers, Male
  • Structural Functionalism
  • Subculture
  • Suicide
  • Suspension
  • Swinging
  • Symbolic Crusade
  • Symbolic Interactionism
  • T
  • Taboo
  • Tattooing
  • Tea Party Movement
  • Tearooms
  • Teen Pregnancy
  • Tobacco and Cigarettes
  • Total Institutions
  • Transgender Lifestyles
  • Transnational Terrorism
  • Transsexuals
  • Transvestism
  • Triangulation
  • Tribal Stigma
  • Twelve-Step Programs
  • U
  • Underage Drinking
  • Uniform Crime Reports
  • Urban Legends
  • V
  • Vandalism
  • Vegetarianism and Veganism
  • Violent Crime
  • Voyeurism
  • W
  • White Supremacist Groups
  • White-Collar Crime
  • Workplace Violence