Labelling theory

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1. Which of the following is not true about this theory

  • Doesn't explain why people commit crime again
  • Explains that crime can change
  • Ignores the real victims of crime
  • Only believes people are passive (don't choose) a career
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2. Who did young study?

  • Teddy boys
  • Chavs
  • Hippies
  • Mods and rockers

3. Who is an example of a moral entrepurner?

  • Police
  • Parents

4. Who came up with stickiness of label?

  • Rosenhan
  • Scheff
  • Goffman
  • Blumer

5. When is an act deviant?

  • When somebody labels it
  • When it breaks the law


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