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Explain the differences among folkways, mores, taboos, and laws. Give one example of each.
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Responses will vary. All are types of norms: folkways are norms that specify social preferences; mores are norms that specify social requirements; taboos are the strongest and most central norms (violation causes revulsion and severe punishment); and laws are norms that have been codified with enforced punishments by the state.


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