Describing an individual as deviant and then treating them as such may result in mental disorder or delinquency also called societal reaction theory and the sociological hypothesis assessment

LABELING THEORY: "Labelling Theory is the sociological hypothesis that describing an individual in terms of behavioural characteristics."
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