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labeling theory

Edited by Craig Calhoun

in Dictionary of the Social Sciences

Published in print January 2002 | ISBN: 9780195123715
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891184
labeling theory

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A school of research on social deviance that emphasizes (1) the complex factors that come into play in the labeling

Reference Entry.  457 words. 

Subjects: Social Sciences

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