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that arises when the norms of society are unclear or are no longer applicable.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