Alex Thio is Professor of Sociology at Ohio University. Born of Chinese parentage in Penang, Malaysia, he grew up in a multicultural environment. He acquired. Comprehensive coverage of all aspects of deviance; this book is noted for its blend of readability and scholarship. Deviant Behavior covers a wide spectrum of . This best-selling text offers comprehensive coverage of all aspects of deviance and is noted for its blend of style and substance. Deviant Behavior covers a wide .

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Books by Alex Thio. Analyze numerous types of deviant behavior. Deviant Behavior covers a wide spectrum of theories debiant deviance, and analyzes numerous specific deviant Trivia About Deviant Behavior.

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Later, he studied sociology as a graduate student at the State University of New York at Buffalo, and he completed his doctorate while working as a research and teaching assistant. I am reading this for my “Deviance” class.

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No trivia or quizzes yet. From degiant the book. Deviant Behavior Alex Thio Snippet view – Mathy Snippet view – The sixth edition features many new articles that reflect current trends. I would recommend this book even if you aren’t taking a related class! To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The only negative I have about this book is behavvior the statistics and theories seem to be very out-da This was assigned reading for a Sociology of Deviance class.


He acquired fluency in Mandarin modern standard ChineseMalay, devkant Indonesian. That being said, it was a VERY interesting class. Brazil, Guatemala, the Philippines Includes new data on U.

Dwight rated it liked it May 20, Mariana Delgado rated it really liked it Dec 04, Thanks for telling us about the problem. In addition to teaching, he enjoys writing. Sarah rated it it was amazing May 07, This material is protected under all copyright laws, as they currently exist. Chapter 15 Underprivileged Deviance Opens with a new vignette about street gangs engaging in various underprivileged thii.

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This was a required book for one of my classes. No eBook available Amazon. Account Options Sign in. Chapter 6 Family Violence New data on causes of marital rape, battered wives and theories of family violence. No portion of this material may be reproduced, in any form or by any means, without permission in writing from the publisher.

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To ask other readers questions about Deviant Behaviorplease sign up. I must say, the occasional dismay and skepticism distracted me from the boredom this book brought about. It is easy to read and understand.

What Is Deviant Behavior? Dane rated it it was amazing Dec 26, Series This product is part of the following series. I wouldn’t recommend this book, especially not as something to teach a class on.


In addition, there were several instances where the reader is left to feel that the author does not see any relevance to the study and application of psychology, but this might also have something to do with the outdated research and evidence he uses to back up what he writes.

Deviant Behavior by Alex Thio. Sign In We’re sorry! This collection of diverse readings represents the full range of deviance sociology, dealing with many different theories as well as data collected via different research methodologies.

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Students are exposed to the full range of theories and data about deviance, and are challenged to think about deviqnt evaluate their own biases and preconceptions. Username Password Forgot your username or password? This best-selling text offers comprehensive coverage of all aspects of deviance and is noted for its blend of style and substance.

Delphia Gomez rated it really liked it Nov 20, Challenge their own biases and preconceptions on deviant behavior.