Merton's Strain Theory: The Bible Edition Chapter 1
"Deviance is functional because it helps you achieve your goals."
Accepted goal; accepted means
Jacob wants to get married.
"Hello, Uncle! Can I marry your daughter?"
Accepted goal; rejected means
He wants his father to bless him.
So, he lied.
"Bless me, father! I am definitely your eldest son!"
To Be Continued...