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The odd one out:An exploration of social normalities

The odd one out:An exploration of social normalities

Xpress Mag Staff

February 21, 2014

Written by Anais Fuentes Photo courtesy of creativecommons.org Why is it that we get so uncomfortable when seeing other people act unusually? Two words—social normalities. Dr. Eve Shapiro, sociology lecturer at SF State, says social norms are rules or expectations for people in society. These embedde...

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