act seen as deviant
whether an act is seen as deviant depends on the situations eg. nudity is acceptable in the shower but not in the high street.
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behaviour classed as deviant can be different in different cultures eg. getting pregent at a young age is seen as bad, however in africa they do.
formal rules are written down eg. in form of laws or codes of conduct
differeces between formal and and informal rules
that the amount of crimes that are NOT reported or recorded, this would be because people are too scared to report the crime.
in places where the social class is low as they cant afford to buy thing so they nick them.