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Social pathology in comparative perspective

the nature and psychology of civil society

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil society -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Social contract -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Character -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Social interaction -- Cross-cultural studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-286) and index.

    Statementedited by Jerome Braun.
    ContributionsBraun, Jerome.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC336 .S55 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 292 p. ;
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1272053M
    ISBN 100275947963
    LC Control Number95003332

    Comparative historical analysis has a long and distinguished history in the social sciences. Those whom we now regard as the founders of modern social science,from Adam Smith to Alexis de Tocqueville to Karl Marx,all pursued comparative historical analysis as a central mode of investigation. social pathology (by analogy with health and sickness in organisms) any condition of society regarded as unhealthy. With biological analogies currently being looked on with suspicion the term is now relatively little used, but was used by functionalist sociologists including DURKHEIM (). Durkheim drew a distinction between ‘normal’ and ‘abnormal’ states of society.

      See, for instance, Shula Marks, "'Every Facility That Modern Science and Enlightened Humanity Have Devised': Race and Progress in a Colonial Hospital, Valkenberg Mental Asylum, Cape Colony, ," in Insanity, Institutions and Society, A SocialHistory of Madness in Comparative Perspective, ed. Joseph Melling and Bill Forsythe Cited by: Kirsten Hastrup. Hardcover 24 September Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology. A Punjabi Village in Perspective. Book I: A Punjabi Village in Pakistan: The Community; Book II: The Economic Life of a Punjabi Village: The Land and the Economy.

    The main aims of the book are to provide the reader with: a comparative perspective on criminal justice and its main components an understanding of the increasing globalization of justice and standards of the administration of justice a knowledge of methodology for comparative research and analysis an understanding of the most important. Social Pathology [John Lewis Gillin] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : John Lewis Gillin.


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For example, in most cultures, murder is considered a deviant behavior, or social pathology, because it is harmful to society and a transgression against one of the fundamental social boundaries. This book builds on the notion that social pathology differs from society to society and that the sense of character that develops in each society is specific to different perceptions of interpersonal obligations and responsibilities in that society.

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The. It discusses four conceptions of social pathology. The first two conceptions are ‘normativist’ and hold that something is a social pathology if it is socially wrong. On the first view, there. (Social pathology as a concept appeared late in the19th and early in the 20th century, when sociologists classified as social pathology all human actions that contradicted with ideals such as residential stability, moderation, training to work, sexual maturity, family unity, neighborliness and discipline of the will.

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theories of social pathology, since the defini-tion of any class of phenomena in a theoreti-cal system must ultimately be coextensive 2 C. Wright Mills, "The Professional Ideology of Social Pathologists," American Journal of Sociology, XXXIX (I), I This is an analysis.

In sociology, deviance describes an action or behavior that violates social norms, including a formally enacted rule (e.g., crime), as well as informal violations of social norms (e.g., rejecting folkways and mores).Deviance is a behavioural disposition that is not in conformity with an institutionalized set-up or code of conduct.

[citation needed] Although deviance may have a negative. What this text and your course offer is a sociological perspective on social problems.

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Current social work theory distinguishes between the traditional pathology-oriented perspective and the strengths perspective. This paper posits that the working model of community social workers. This book, written by a professor of sociology, deals in general with aberrations or deviations from normalcy in human society, such as crime and prostitution or other "pathological phenomena" or maladjustments in social behavior.

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