Social norms Defintion

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  • Created on: 09-03-13 21:40
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  • Behaviour which does not conform to social norms is abnormal
    • Aspects of the society have to be taken into account i.e. situation, age, gender, historical context
      • If someone's behaviour goes against social norms in a particular society then it is understandable that their behaviour would be called abnormal
      • Another example could include personality disorders which is the failure to conform to social norms with


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