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What is a Crime?
An act against the law
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What is a Deviance?
An act of breaking the social norms of the society.
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What is a social construction of crime?
The way that crime is seen as criminal or deviant varies from time to time and place to place.
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What is a Social Order?
how society is kept under control.
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What is a Polygamy?
Marrying more than one person at the same time.
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What is Close-Knit communities?
Communities that have strong links.
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What is White collar crime?
Crimes that are committed by the middle classes, usually linked to their jobs.
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What is a Blue collar crime?
Crimes that are committed by the working classes.
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What is a Occupational Crime?
It is a crime that is connected to your job.
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What is Embezzlement?
Workers taking money without the people affected realising.
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An act of breaking the social norms of the society.

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What is a Deviance?

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The way that crime is seen as criminal or deviant varies from time to time and place to place.

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how society is kept under control.

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Marrying more than one person at the same time.

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