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The information contained in these lecture notes derives from a wide variety of sources, yet the assigned texts: Erich Goode, "Deviant Behavior" 4th-8th editions (1994-2008) and Henry Pontell (ed.) "Social Deviance" 3rd, 4th, and 5th editions, are the primary sources. Ideas for the notes on theories of deviance draw extensively from Stephen Pfohl, "Images of Deviance and Social Control: A Sociological History" (McGraw-Hill, 1994). For further documentation and/or sources on specific information contained in these notes, please contact Mr. Keel. Back to the top.