SOCI 101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Gfk Entertainment Charts, Labeling Theory, Social Conflict

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Social Control
o Norms and Social Life
Without norms social chaos
Norms social order
“oial order: a group’s ustoary soial arrageet
Deviance undermines predictability, the foundation of social life
Can this be good?
Look at it from a non-judgmental manner
o Something that is deviant in one culture may not be
deviant in another
o Social control—a group’s foral ad iforal eas of eforig its ors
Ex. students getting quiet when entering a class, traffic lights,
At the center of social control are:
SANCTIONS
o Positive or negative reactions to behavior
o Negative sanctions: expression of disapproval for breaking
a norm
Ex. getting pulled over by a police officer, going to
the principal, losing points for skipping class, dirty
looks—how do you operatioalize a dirty look i
an experiment?
Beware of application questions on the
exam
o Positive sanctions: expression of approval for following
norms
Ex. high-5, getting a raise at work, getting an A in a
class, a trophy, getting a car for being a good
son/daughter
Explanations of Deviance
o Sociobiological explanationREAD THIS ON YOUR OWN
o Psychological explanationREAD THIS ON YOUR OWN
Sociological Explanations of Deviance
o Symbolic interactionism
Differential Association Theory
From the different groups we associate with, we learn to deviate
fro or ofor to soiety’s ors
o In groups, out groups, reference groups, etc.
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Social control: norms and social life. O(cid:272)ial order: a group"s (cid:272)usto(cid:373)ary so(cid:272)ial arra(cid:374)ge(cid:373)e(cid:374)t. Deviance undermines predictability, the foundation of social life. Look at it from a non-judgmental manner: something that is deviant in one culture may not be deviant in another, social control a group"s for(cid:373)al a(cid:374)d i(cid:374)for(cid:373)al (cid:373)ea(cid:374)s of e(cid:374)for(cid:272)i(cid:374)g its (cid:374)or(cid:373)s. Ex. students getting quiet when entering a class, traffic lights, At the center of social control are: Sanctions: positive or negative reactions to behavior, negative sanctions: expression of disapproval for breaking a norm. Beware of application questions on the exam: positive sanctions: expression of approval for following norms. Ex. high-5, getting a raise at work, getting an a in a class, a trophy, getting a car for being a good son/daughter. Explanations of deviance: sociobiological explanation read this on your own, psychological explanation read this on your own. Sociological explanations of deviance: symbolic interactionism.

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