Corpus ID: 141940511

Deviance and society

  title={Deviance and society},
  author={L. Taylor},
6 Citations
Edging your bets: Advantage play, gambling, crime and victimisation
Consumerism, industrial development and regulatory liberalisation have underpinned the ascendance of gambling to a mainstream consumption practice. In particular, the online gambling environment hasExpand
Criminologie et politique criminelle
Critical Genres and Radical Criminology in Britain
Analyses highlighting the genres of critique engaged by radical criminologists are comparatively rare. The few exceptions tend to associate radical criminological thinking with a grammar of critiqueExpand
Deviancy Theory and Industrial Praxis: A Study of Discipline and Social Control in an Industrial Setting
Several approaches within the sociology of deviance stress the role of agents of control in the definition of behaviour as socially significant forms of rule-breaking. Yet studies of the operation ofExpand
Men, women and sexuality: A feminist critique of the sociology of deviance
Synopsis This article critically examines a number of works by sociologists of deviance and locates three fundamental inadequacies regarding the nature of male sexual crimes against women. Firstly,Expand
The inner side of wisdom: suicide in early modern England.
The shifting perception of the nature and prevalence of suicide in early England is traced to illuminate the history of mental disorder in its social and intellectual context. Expand