Sociology Unit 3 Vocab

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1.  Situation that occurs when people do not have jobs but are actively seeking employment.
2.  Repeated criminal behavior
3.  Moving from class to class, not being stable, and always changing social classes
4.  1.       Organic condition that results in the progressive destruction of brain cells
5.  Crimes such as prostitution, gambling, illegal drug use, and vagrancy
6.  Behavior that violates significant social norms.
7.  Scientific study of processes and phenomena of aging.
8.  Situation that arises when the norms of society are unclear or are no longer applicable.
9.  The period of time in your life after your physical growth has stopped and you are fully developed
10.  Some criminals engage in crime on an individual basis.
11.  Process of legal negotiation that allows an accused person to plead guilty to a lesser charge in return for a lighter sentence.
12.  1.       Devising new means for achieving the goals: ways that violate accepted norms.
13.  A rigid class system with little to no nobility
14.  1.       Mark of social disgrace that sets the deviant apart from the rest of society.
15.  Proportion of associations a person has with deviant versus non-deviant individuals.
16.  Marriage within one's own social category
17.  Banish: expel from a community or group
18.  The process by which an individual's attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors are influenced by other people.
19.  Marriage outside one's own social category
20.  Employed in a job for which one is overqualified; or employed in a job that does not pay as much as one wants or expects.
21.  Wealthy exploit workers
22.  Crime that is committed by an individual or individuals of high social status in the course of their professional lives.
23.  Murder, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault
24.  Workers
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