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ERIC Number: EJ674730
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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The Labelling Approach to Deviance.
Rains, Prudence M.; Kitsuse, John L.; Duster, Troy; Freidson, Eliot
Journal of Research in Special Educational Needs, v3 n2 p109-14 Jun 2003
This reprint of one chapter from the 1975 text, "Issues in the Classification of Children" by Nicholas Hobbs and others, addresses the theoretical, methodological, and empirical issues involved in the "labeling" approach to the sociology of deviance. It examines the social process of classification, the use of classification in social agencies, and effect on the classified. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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