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According to functionalists, deviance _____ social unity. encourages has no discernible impact upon destroys discourages

Heather Maxwell

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Kevin Sutter on December 5, 2018

The perspective is functionalist, it is the perspective of the sociology that indicates that the norms and values of society as a whole. It is based largely on the works of Herbert Spencer, Emile Durkheim, and Talcott Parsons.De according to functionalists, deviance promotes social cohesion. Because not everyone is going to buy into the collective sentiments of society, and shift away from these norms and beliefs of crime is inevitable in society.

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