Labelling theory of crime

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1. what is the definition of: when people are looked at by others solely on the basis of one type of act (good or bad) which they have committed ; all other aspects of that person are ignored

  • moral crusade
  • master status
  • deviant career
  • primary deviance
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2. what is the definition of: outrage stirred up by the media about a particular group or issue

  • deviant career
  • moral panic
  • moral entrepreneur
  • folk devils

3. what is the definition of: process of attaching a defintion or meaing to an indvidual or group often the lable is a stero type that defines all members of a group in the same way

  • master status
  • moral crusade
  • labelling
  • deviancy amplification

4. who first used the concept of deviancy amplification in his classic study of the mods and rockers

  • Lemert
  • Wilkins
  • Cohen
  • Young

5. what is the definition of: gropes associated with moral panics who are seen as trouble makers by the media

  • deviant career
  • folk devils
  • moral crusade
  • master status

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