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Politics and deviance

Politics and deviance

edited by Ian Taylor and Laurie Taylor.

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deviant behavior,
  • Crime and criminals,
  • Power (Social sciences),
  • Political psychology

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPelican books
    ContributionsTaylor, Ian R., Taylor, Laurie, 1935-,, National Deviancy Conference
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM291 P64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination217p.
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20269340M

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Stigma attaches to Terry because of her limp, overpowering the ways in which Terry might be social normative—perhaps she is a white, Protestant, or a heterosexual female with a limp.

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