Crime and Deviance

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1. What is Corporate Crime?

  • When staff steal small things from the workplace and blame it on customers or shoplifters.
  • Working class people commit more crimes such as Robbery due to status frustration and not being able to have materials that the 'rich' have.
  • When companies save money by not paying their employees the correct wage. Also, companies don't give important to health and safety which causes more work related accidents.
  • Middle class people commit crimes in the workplace, such as stealing a glue stick if they work at a school.
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2. Which one of the following is NOT a reason why young people commit crimes?

  • Emotional.
  • Status Frustration.
  • Boredom.
  • Freedom.

3. Which one of the following is NOT a solution to crime?

  • Electronic Tagging.
  • ASDO's
  • Curfews.
  • Fines.

4. Which is NOT an advantage of prisons?

  • Free education for inmates.
  • Learn new tricks.
  • Rehabilitation.
  • Deters criminals.

5. What is the definition of Deviance?

  • An action that goes against the norms.
  • An action that goes against the norms and values of society.
  • An action that goes against the law.
  • An action that doesn't fit into society's rules.


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