0080. Rather than cut Amy, who was a much slower swimmer than everyone else on the team, the coach allowed her to stay on the condition that the other swimmers would work with her all season to help her improve. By the end of the season the team's morale had improved markedly.

A. Deviance can be a warning signal. B. By rejecting the deviant behavior a community re-emphasizes what is considered "right" and "NORMAL" behavior. C. Tolerance and care for deviant can lead to group solidarity D. Deviance can give a community or group members chance to examine own behavior and re-affirm common values. E. Deviance can be a way that groups test new ways of doing things — innovation.


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