crime and deviance key terms mind map

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  • Crime and Deviance...
    • informal rules
      • more or less taken for granted rather than written down provide guidelines on how we are expected to behave in a particular social setting
    • formal social control
      • based on written rules and laws it is usually associated with the ways the state regulates and controls peoples actions and behaviour
      • informal social control
        • based on unwritten rules and laws and processes such as the approval or disapporoval of other people, its enforced by social pressure
    • agents of social control
      • bodies in society which make the laws
      • Anomie
        • no moral guidance to society
        • Inadequate socialisation
          • bad upbringing by your parents
          • relative deprivation
            • Occurs when individuals or groups feel that they are unfairly disadvantages to others
  • crime
    • an illegal act which is punishable by law.
    • deviance
      • behaviour which does not confirm to society's norms and values
  • formal rules
    • Crime and Deviance...
      • informal rules
        • more or less taken for granted rather than written down provide guidelines on how we are expected to behave in a particular social setting
      • formal social control
        • based on written rules and laws it is usually associated with the ways the state regulates and controls peoples actions and behaviour
        • informal social control
          • based on unwritten rules and laws and processes such as the approval or disapporoval of other people, its enforced by social pressure
      • agents of social control
        • bodies in society which make the laws
        • Anomie
          • no moral guidance to society
          • Inadequate socialisation
            • bad upbringing by your parents
            • relative deprivation
              • Occurs when individuals or groups feel that they are unfairly disadvantages to others
    • written down in the form for example. Of laws or codes of conduct

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