Perceptions of deviance | SOCI 1001 – Introduction to Sociology | Walden University

For this assignment, you will use your sociological imagination with a focus on labeling theory to write a journal entry about perceptions of deviance in society and how those perceptions change over time and vary across cultures.

  • Using labeling theory, describe a behavior that might have been labeled by society as deviant in the past but is now considered acceptable or even courageous.
  • Explain why the behavior was deemed deviant and why the perception has changed.
  • Describe if you or someone you know has ever participated in a deviant act OR describe in what type of situation you might find it acceptable for someone to do something that might be perceived as deviant.

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