Loyola University Chicago

Department of Sociology

Sociology 255

Deviance & Social Control

This course is a socio-historical look at definitions of deviant behavior and individuals, an examination of techniques of social control, and an analysis of specific forms of deviant behavior such as crime and mental illness.

Outcome: Students learn to analyze how history, science, and philosophy combine to define the nature of deviant behavior and to identify deviant individuals.

Fall 2016 Section:

001 TuTh LSC 10:00AM–11:15AM Cossyleon