Labelling theory of crime

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1. the process of being labeld is open to negotiation, in that some gropues are able to reject the label who used the example of male prostitutes

  • Becker
  • Lemert
  • Reiss
  • Ciourel
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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: 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

  • primary deviance
  • deviant career
  • master status
  • moral crusade

4. what is the definition of: the process of creating or enforcing a rule

  • secondary deviance
  • moral entrepreneur
  • moral crusade
  • deviant career

5. what is the definition of: the response to rule breaking, which usually has grater social consequence then initial rule braking

  • primary deviance
  • secondary deviance
  • moral panic
  • moral entrepreneur

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