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2. Who believes that deviance is a 'safety valve', and also that it warns us about societies inadequacies?

  • Cohen
  • Parsons

3. Reactions to crime clarify boundaries of acceptable behaviour and creates social integration through uniting society against the criminal, forming shared values. It also generates social change.

  • Durkheim
  • Merton
  • Cohen

4. Who developed strain theory?

  • Merton
  • Young
  • Taylor

5. What are Hirschi's four 'bonds' that bind people to society?

  • Attachment, involvement, necessity, belief
  • Attachment, involvement, commitment, belief
  • Conformity, involvement, commitment, belief


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