Assess the view that delinquent subcultures are the main cause of crime

Assess the view that delinquent subcultures are the main cause of crime (21 marks)

Crime and  deviance :D

I got a C on this essay -- ((disappointed))

Anyway, you could use it and elaborate on it to help you :D

Good luck :)

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Assess the view that delinquent subcultures are the main cause of crime (21 marks)

A subculture is a specific group within society that shared a certain set of norms and values
which are different to those of mainstream society; there are many subcultures within
society. According to many sociologists, such…

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It could also be argued that delinquent subcultures are not the main cause of crime due to the fact
that many of the crime that take place within society are committed by individuals and not groups;
also, crimes, such as claiming false benefits, are committed by many people in society,…

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