Flashcards in Functionalism- Miller Deck (3)
Lower class subculture
Lower classes have separate norms and values
therefore, deviant subcultures don't arise from blocked aspiration but from an extension of working class values
3 main factors of lower-class subcultures
Toughness- masculinity and ability to be physically strong
Smartness- ability to outsmart and con
Excitement- search for thrills. Gambling, drugs alcohol etc.