LABELING THEORY

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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."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "LABELING THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/labeling-theory/ (accessed July 3, 2022).

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