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i. Deviation from social norm (DSN): Abnormality can be defined as a
situation where one deviates from the social norm it when someone
behaves differently from what is generally accepted in the society.

STRENGTH OF DEFINITION

The definition is supported by disorders such as sufferers from
schizophrenia (hallucinations and…

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Just like the DSN definition, the FFA definition is culture specific as
behavioural patterns vary from different cultures so failing to function
adequately may be different dependent o the culture.

iii. Deviation from ideal mental health (DIMH): This is when one
deviates from the ideal mental health, digression from these…

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