Alex Thio is Professor of Sociology at Ohio University. Born of Chinese parentage in Penang, Malaysia, he grew up in a multicultural environment. He acquired. Comprehensive coverage of all aspects of deviance; this book is noted for its blend of readability and scholarship. Deviant Behavior covers a wide spectrum of . This best-selling text offers comprehensive coverage of all aspects of deviance and is noted for its blend of style and substance. Deviant Behavior covers a wide .
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Includes new research on self injury, and military and suicide.
He also picked up a smattering of English and Dutch. He took French and German in high school and college.
He acquired fluency in Mandarin modern standard ChineseMalay, and Indonesian. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
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I think its an ok book for those just starting out and wanting to learn more, but for me, I already knew most of what is included in it. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Students are exposed to the full range of theories and data about deviance, and are challenged to think about and evaluate their own biases and preconceptions.
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Open Preview See a Problem? Read, behaavior, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Tina Brinegar rated alxe liked it May 23, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Later, he studied sociology as a graduate student at the State University of New York at Buffalo, and he completed his doctorate while working as a research and teaching assistant.
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Professor Thio regularly teaches courses in deviance, introductory sociology, social problems, and criminology. In addition to teaching, he enjoys writing.
Professor Thio attended primary school in Malaysia and high school in Indonesia. Juliet Violette rated it it was amazing Apr 21, I had to read it for my college class. Table of Contents In this Section: From inside the book. He then came to the United States and worked his way through Central Methodist College in Missouri, where he majored in social sciences.
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