ellickson typology

Ellickson Typology Exercise

  1. Read selections in Ellickson per syllabus.
  2. Allow last chapter to inspire you to generate a list of 5 areas of human behavior that you might study norms and social control. Write a paragraph or so about what you know about each.
  3. Select the two most promising of these and do your best to fill out the table on the following page for each of these. The boxes should contain information about how that particular aspect of social control shows up in the case at hand.

For example, if we were interested in the question of people bringing too much carry on luggage onto airplanes, we might fill out the sheet as shown on the back of this page.