crime and deviance, social order and control

Cohen's subcultural theory
status frustration
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Cloward and Ohlin's subcultural theory
opportunity structures
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Miller's subcultural theory
focal concerns
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Lemert's labelling theory
primary and secondary deviance
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Young and Chambliss' labelling research
Hippies, saints and roughnecks
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Becker's labelling theory says deviance is...
socially constructed
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Functionalists say that crime ___ certain secions of society
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Merton's theory
American dream
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Innovation means to achieve the American Dream but illegally e.g.....
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Ritualism means to give up on the American Dream through a e.g......
dead end job
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retreatism means to give up on American Dream and engage in criminal behaviour such as ......
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rebellion means to reject the American Dream and adopt an illegal alternative e.g.....
terrorism or protest
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neo marxist Taylor states that research should be a _____ ______ theory of crime and deviance
fully social
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Hall's research looks at _____ _______ in the 70's
black muggings
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Crime provides _____ for society
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functionalists believe that crime reinforces ......
boundary maintenance
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crime raises awareness of inequality so ______ can be adapted
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Durkheim says crime challenges _____ and ______
norms and values
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Becker looks at the idea of ______ labels
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right realists say that people weight up the _____ vs the ________
costs vs benefits
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Murray suggests lone parents and poor __________ to be the cause of crime
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Right realist's ideas of tackling crime is through ......
zero tolerance
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left realists think the causes of crime are ......
relative derprivation and marginalisation
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The solution to crime (left realists) is through .....
informal social control
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Young and Lea say crime is often the working class _______ the woring class
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Left realists want to give better _____________ to those who commit crime
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Martin Luther King was a positive ......
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the first theory of marxism is the .....
criminogenic capitalism
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the criminogenic capitalism states that ________ causes crime
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the second theory of marxism is the .....
state and law making
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state and law making is said to only benefit .....
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the third theory of marxism is ....
selective enforcement
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selective enforcement's method is to ______ and ____ to create a false class conciousness
divide and rule
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Cloward and Ohlin's subcultural theory


opportunity structures

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Miller's subcultural theory


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Lemert's labelling theory


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Young and Chambliss' labelling research


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