According to the text, heterosexual norms represent the
guidelines for determining sexual deviance. For this case study, use the
Internet and/or the Strayer library (https://research.strayer.edu) to identify,
research, and explore one criminal case of heterosexual deviance within the
last three years.
Write a 3-page paper in which you address the following
thoroughly. Cite specifics from the case to support your arguments:
Specify the key turning points when the defendant began
his/her descent into deviant behavior. Next, determine whether or not you
believe “sexual deviant” is an accurate label for the defendant. Support your
Debate whether or not the societal status of the defendant
affected the identification of sexual deviance in the defendant. Justify your
Analyze the significance of two characteristics of sexual
deviance that are applicable to the defendant. Next, based on the
characteristics you deemed applicable to the defendant, speculate whether or
not there was a point that medical intervention could have helped him/her
overcome or better control his/her sexual deviance. Provide a rationale to
support your response.
Suggest two rationales for society’s changing attitudes
towards what is deemed acceptable sexual behavior. Next, predict two possible
outcomes of the changing attitudes towards sexual behavior and its resulting
influence on crime in the United States. Justify your response.
Use at least three quality academic resources in this
assignment. Note: Wikipedia and similar types of websites do not qualify as
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size
12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references should follow
the Strayer Writing Standards (SWS). Check with your professor for any
Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment,
the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The
cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this
Describe the major components of heterosexual deviance.
Recommend improvements to how heterosexual deviance is being
reconciled by the legal system.
Use technology and information resources to research issues
related to the criminal mind.
Write clearly and concisely about topics involving the
criminal mind using proper writing mechanics and technical style conventions
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