Durkheim View on Crime and Deviance

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  • Created on: 16-06-15 16:04

1. Davis argues that prostitution acts as a ....... ...... for the release of sexual frustration without threatening the nuclear family

  • high rates of truancy
  • Safty valve
  • correction
  • valve
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2. Cohen identifies a function of deviance a...... that an institution isn't functioning properly

  • alternative
  • warning
  • loving

3. Did Durkheim believe that a certain amount of crime and deviance may be functional for society?

  • Yes
  • No

4. Punishment reaffirms values and stops

  • wrong doing
  • right doing

5. criticism of Durkheim...

  • crime in the future, just because it exists doesn't mean it was made
  • didn't create crime in advance, just because it exists doesn't mean it was made
  • crime in advance, just because it exists does mean it was made

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