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What are Durkheim's solutions to the problem of anomie?

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What are Durkheim's solutions to the problem of anomie?

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Durkheim argued that a match between individual needs and social norms can solve anomie. For example, a traditional society would provide the morals for a traditional person. If the society can provide community resources that the person needs, then it would address the anomie.


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Emile Durkheim's Theories: Functionalism, Anomie and Division of Labor

from Sociology 101: Intro to Sociology

Chapter 2 / Lesson 9
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