Definitions of Abnormality
Deviation from social norms:
- Within a society there are unwritten rules, People who break this are considered abnormal.
- Someone who is seen as anti-social is considered abnormal.
For example, "Someone who sits next to someone on a bus when there are other empty seats"
Failure to function adequately:
- This is when someone can't do things that are needed in daily life.
For example, "someone who is scared to leave their house".