Basics Of Crime

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  • Created on: 22-11-15 16:04

Key Terms

Crime: An act which breaks the criminal law of society

Deviance: Behavior which is disapproved of by most people in society that does not conform to the norms and values. 

Delinquency: Behavior by young people that is disapproved of deviant and may break the law.

Cultural Variation: Something which occurs in some cultures but not in others. 

Socially Considered: Something which has been created by society (Not naturally occurring)

Historic Evidence of Deviance and Crime


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