Labelling theory of crime

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1. what is the definition of: outrage stirred up by the media about a particular group or issue

  • moral entrepreneur
  • deviant career
  • moral panic
  • folk devils
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2. 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

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

3. what is the definition of: a theory developed by from symbolic interactionism, adapted for use in studies of deviance

  • strain theory
  • Labelling theorists
  • new criminology

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

  • Cohen
  • Wilkins
  • Young
  • Lemert

5. who distinguishes between primary and secondary deviance

  • Ciourel
  • Lemert
  • Becker
  • Reiss


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