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2. IMPORTANT: What is Anomie?

  • Annihilation of class and gender divides.
  • Disruption/A state of normlessness.
  • Weakening of a collective conscience.
  • Another way of saying "value consensus".

3. Which of these statements would a Functionalist agree with?

  • Crime is a normal, inevitable, and universal part of society.
  • Crime is always bad and leads to social collapse unless removed.
  • Crime is a normal part of traditional societies, but not modern societies.
  • Crime is not a problem Functionalists should concern themselves with.

4. Quick Recap: How do Sociologists typically define Crime?

  • The attacking of social institutions - including the legal system.
  • A bad thing
  • The violation of norms of society that have been enacted into law.
  • The disapproval towards the criminal justice system.

5. Which of these is NOT typically used as an example of crime with a latent/hidden benefit (all others are)?

  • Shannon Matthews murder.
  • White Collar Crime
  • Martin Luther King assassination.
  • Excessive drinking at carnivals/festivals.



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