Pick a deviant or criminal act or status. It will be more fun to avoid major cri

Pick a deviant or criminal act or status. It will be more fun to avoid major crimes. How about speeding, computer hacking, cheating in school, being a nudist, or crackhead, or tattooing SATAN on one’s forehead.How has this act or status been defined as deviant or criminal? For example, our opinions about marijuana use appear to be changing rapidly. How did this happen? How were our perceptions defined as they were? What about homosexuality? Until very recently, this was a crime. What about tattoos and piercings?
Who benefits from this social construction. Who is harmed?
The chapter required this module focuses mainly on the news values used to set the national news agenda. The mass media is also constructing crime on a mass scale. What news values are most evident in crime reports in your local newspaper or on your local radio or television news program? How do they differ from those in the national and international media?
Again, Who benefits from this social construction. Who is harmed?
Enjoy the activity!In addition to a 900 word primary response, using APA style citations and references.
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