Subcultural theories of crime are no more relevant nowadays than they were 40 years ago. Discuss.
During the 1960' s and 1970's attempts to explain and understand social deviance, in particular juvenile delinquency, in terms of distinctive cultural patterns became commonplace. Sociologists in a pseudo scientific manner tried to divide up the population into parent class cultures, various subcultures and counter-cultures and analyse their distinctive norms, values and beliefs. Since the earliest days of gang research, such as the classic study by Thrasher (1927) of 1,313 gangs in Chicago, scholars have noted the disproportionate contribution that gang members make to the level of crime…
- Crime Punishment
- Subcultural theories of crime are no more relevant nowadays than they were 40 years ago. Discuss.
- The only Way to cut Crime in our Country is to make Punishment more Severe
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