Book (S) Perspectives on Deviance and Social Control
Michelle Inderbitzin, Kristin A. Bates, and Randy R. Gainey, 2019
SAGE Publications, Inc.
Summarize Social Disorganization Theory and describe its development and evolution. Examine the empirical tests of Social Disorganization Theory.
Discuss the following:
For this chat discuss the growing problem of physical violence in the United States. Consider domestic
violence, aggravated assault, and murder.
Choose a topic from your readings for that week. Please describe your topic in enough detail to get
other classmates to engage in conversation. You may want to discuss a particular concept in order to get more
clarity about what it means. You can be creative but I want you to put thought into what you post. I want to
know that you have not only read the material but have something engaging to contribute to the discussion.