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Gangs and Sociology Theories

Symbolic interactionism views symbols, things to which we attach meaning, as the basis of social life. Through the use of symbols, people are able to define relationships to others; develop their views of the world, communicate with one another and to coordinate actions with others, thereby making social life possible. Functional analysis is viewing society as a whole unit, made up of interrelated parts that work together and each with a function that when fulfilled, contributes to society‚...

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