A2 Sociology: Causes of Crime & Deviance

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1. Which 2 focal points did Miller claim were passed down through each generation of subculturals?

  • Enjoyment, fate, autonomy
  • Smartness, toughness, autonomy
  • Toughness, smartness, enjoyment
  • Toughness, enjoyment, fate
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2. Mereton's 'Strain Theory' claims that working class people do WHAT in order to achieve The American Dream?

  • Develop their god-given talent
  • Use illegitamate means
  • Achieve in education
  • Cause rioting

3. What does right realist Murray blame crime on?

  • Poltical marginilisation
  • The welfare system
  • The poor
  • Government neglect

4. What are left realists Lea & Young's solution to crime?

  • Redistribution of wealth
  • Removing the welfare system
  • Becoming a classless society
  • Extending all education to 21

5. Who claimed that W/C boys suffer from 'status frustration'?

  • Cicourel
  • Miller
  • Cohen
  • Mereton

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