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Crime and Criminology
Criminology
Deviant Behavior
Criminal Justice
Criminological Enterprise
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
System made up of agencies of social control, such as police…
The various subareas included within the scholarly discipline…
Criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Deviant Behavior
Actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
25 terms
Crime & Criminology
Atavism
Behavioral genetics
Constitutional theories
Criminaloids
A term used by Cesare Lombroso to suggest that criminals are…
The study of genetics and environmental contributions to indi…
Biological theories that explains criminality by reference to…
A term used by Cesare Lombroso to describe occasional crimina…
Atavism
A term used by Cesare Lombroso to suggest that criminals are…
Behavioral genetics
The study of genetics and environmental contributions to indi…
55 terms
Crime and Criminology
Criminology
Deviant behavior
Criminal justice
Criminological enterprise
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
System made up of the agencies of social control, such as pol…
The various subareas included within the scholarly discipline…
Criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Deviant behavior
Actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
75 terms
Crime and Criminology
Criminology
Criminal Justice
Deviance
Mala in se
scientific approach to studying criminal behavior
Refers to the study of the agencies of crime control
Actions that differ from social norms
Inherently evil
Criminology
scientific approach to studying criminal behavior
Criminal Justice
Refers to the study of the agencies of crime control
27 terms
Crime and Criminology
crime control model
crime prevention
victimisation surveys
cyber crime
criminal justice model controls crime by convicting those who…
includes strategies aimed at reducing crime
surveys about crime victimisation completed by the public
crime that target and use digital technologies
crime control model
criminal justice model controls crime by convicting those who…
crime prevention
includes strategies aimed at reducing crime
41 terms
Criminology - Crimes
criminology/criminologists
VIOLENT CRIMES
assault
simple assault
the study of criminals, rely on logic-based conceptual framew…
...
attempted or threatened offensive touching
a person attempts to cause bodily harm to another
criminology/criminologists
the study of criminals, rely on logic-based conceptual framew…
VIOLENT CRIMES
...
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Crime and Criminology
1. What are the different branches of…
2. Be able to give an example of a fed…
3. How did law enforcement develop in…
4. What are the patterns in the data a…
...
The very heart of FBI operations lies in our investigations—w…
...
...
1. What are the different branches of…
...
2. Be able to give an example of a fed…
The very heart of FBI operations lies in our investigations—w…
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Criminology: Crimes
Inchoate Crimes
Conspiracy
Racketeering
Defense
-unfinished, attempted crime... -must prove substantial step tha…
-right to confront witnesses under 5th/6th... -can't compel to m…
-RICO... -allow statements made by enterprise
-innocent if designed to negate offense... -affirmative - burden…
Inchoate Crimes
-unfinished, attempted crime... -must prove substantial step tha…
Conspiracy
-right to confront witnesses under 5th/6th... -can't compel to m…
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Chapter 1: Crime & Criminology
Criminology
Crime
Criminal Justice
Criminalistics
the scientific study of crime & criminal behavior
violations of criminal law
the practical & applied concerns of policing & corrections
the scientific evaluation of physical evidence
Criminology
the scientific study of crime & criminal behavior
Crime
violations of criminal law
28 terms
Criminology (Unit 1) Crime
Accessory
The Defense
Duress
Entrapment
A person associated before or after a crime
A defense that permits a person to act in a criminal manner w…
Committing a crime because someone was threatened to
The act of government agents or officials that induces a pers…
Accessory
A person associated before or after a crime
The Defense
A defense that permits a person to act in a criminal manner w…
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Criminology (chapter 1: Crime and Criminology)
Criminology
Deviant behavior
Criminal justice
Criminological enterprise
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
System made up of the agencies of social control, such as pol…
The various subarachnoid included within the scholarly discip…
Criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Deviant behavior
Actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
37 terms
Criminology Chapter 1: Crime and Criminology
Bisocial Theory
Criminal Enterprise
Penology
History of Criminology
Focuses on interaction between biological and social factors…
Different subareas in criminology (scholarly discipline) that…
Subarea that focuses on the correction and control of crimina…
During the Middle Ages (1200-1600), people who violated socia…
Bisocial Theory
Focuses on interaction between biological and social factors…
Criminal Enterprise
Different subareas in criminology (scholarly discipline) that…
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Criminology - Chapter 1 - Crime and Criminology
Criminology
Deviant behavior
Criminal justice
Criminological enterprise
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Actions that depart from the ... social norm. Some are considere…
System made up of the agencies ... of social control, such as po…
The various sub areas included ... within the scholarly discipli…
Criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Deviant behavior
Actions that depart from the ... social norm. Some are considere…
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Chapter 1-Crime and Criminology
Criminology
Deviant Behavior
Criminal Justice
Valid Measure
the study of the nature, extent, cause, and control of crimin…
actions that depart from the social norm (some are considered…
systems made up of agencies of social control that handle cri…
a measurement that is factual
Criminology
the study of the nature, extent, cause, and control of crimin…
Deviant Behavior
actions that depart from the social norm (some are considered…
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Criminology Chapter 1: Crime and Criminology
criminology
deviant behavior
criminal justice
criminological enterprise
scientific study of nature, extent, cause, and control of cri…
actions that depart from the social norm; some are criminal,…
system made up of the agencies of social control, such as pol…
various subareas included within the scholarly discipline of…
criminology
scientific study of nature, extent, cause, and control of cri…
deviant behavior
actions that depart from the social norm; some are criminal,…
15 terms
Criminology Chapter 1: Crime & Criminology
criminology
classical criminology
positivist criminology
sociological criminology
the study of the nature, extent, cause and control of crimina…
people have free will to choose criminal behaviors... people ch…
began during the 19th century ... uses scientific method of nat…
based on work of quetelet and durkheim ... focuses on relations…
criminology
the study of the nature, extent, cause and control of crimina…
classical criminology
people have free will to choose criminal behaviors... people ch…
56 terms
Criminology (chapter 1: Crime and Criminology)
Criminology
Deviant behavior
Criminal justice
Criminological enterprise
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
System made up of the agencies of social control, such as pol…
The various subarachnoid included within the scholarly discip…
Criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Deviant behavior
Actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
18 terms
Criminology Chapter 1: Crime and Criminology
What is criminology?
2 Important people and what they did
Criminal Justice (the study of)
Deviance (2)
The scientific approach to studying criminal behavior
Edwin Sutherland and Donald Cressey- crime as a social phenom…
Agencies of social control, effective methods of crime contro…
Actions that depart from social norms, beliefs, and values an…
What is criminology?
The scientific approach to studying criminal behavior
2 Important people and what they did
Edwin Sutherland and Donald Cressey- crime as a social phenom…
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Criminology Lecture 1 - Criminology and Crime
Define criminology
What is criminal? (social deviance)
2 Types of decriminalization
2 types of criminalization
The study of crime from a social and individual perspective.…
- The object of study for a criminologist... - What is prohibit…
- De facto decriminalization ( soft drugs )... - De iure decrim…
- Primary criminalization ( stalking)... - Secondary criminaliz…
Define criminology
The study of crime from a social and individual perspective.…
What is criminal? (social deviance)
- The object of study for a criminologist... - What is prohibit…
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Criminology Ch: 1: Crime and Criminology
Explain what is meant by the term Crim…
Identify the difference between crime…
Recognize what is meant by the concept…
Discuss the three most prominent views…
Criminology is the scientific approach to studying criminal b…
Deviance- acts against the norm... Crime- acts against the law
...
Consensus view... Conflict view... Interactionist view
Explain what is meant by the term Crim…
Criminology is the scientific approach to studying criminal b…
Identify the difference between crime…
Deviance- acts against the norm... Crime- acts against the law
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Crime and Criminology: Social Exclusion
What is social exclusion?
An example of social exclusion?
Which kind of youth are the most likel…
External locus of control
A multidimensional construct that involves being prevented fr…
A citizen does not have a home and therefore cannot vote
Homeless youth because they feel excluded
Externalize your circumstances (blame society)
What is social exclusion?
A multidimensional construct that involves being prevented fr…
An example of social exclusion?
A citizen does not have a home and therefore cannot vote
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ch. 1: crime and criminology
criminology
criminologists
criminal justice
scientific method
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Researchers who use scientific methods to study the nature, e…
The study of the agencies of social control - police, courts,…
Using verifiable principles and procedures for the systematic…
criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
criminologists
Researchers who use scientific methods to study the nature, e…
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Chapter 1: Crime and Criminology
criminology
criminologists
scientific method
interdisciplinary science
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Researchers who use scientific methods to study the nature, e…
A systematic means of investigation involving scientific hypo…
Involving two or more academic fields.
criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
criminologists
Researchers who use scientific methods to study the nature, e…
56 terms
Ch.1: Crime and Criminology
criminology
valid measure
reliable measure
victim precipitated homicide
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
A measure that actually measures what it purports to measure;…
A measure that produces consistent results from one measureme…
Refers to those killings in which the victim is a direct, pos…
criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
valid measure
A measure that actually measures what it purports to measure;…
Chapter 1: Crime and Criminology
criminology
deviant behavior
criminal justice
criminological enterprise
the scientific study of the nature, extent, cause and control…
actions that depart from the social norm; some are considered…
system made up of the agencies of social control such as poli…
the various sub areas included within the scholarly disciplin…
criminology
the scientific study of the nature, extent, cause and control…
deviant behavior
actions that depart from the social norm; some are considered…
17 terms
Ch. 1 Crime and Criminology
Criminology
Deviant behavior
White-collar crime
penology
scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and control, o…
actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
illegal acts that capitalize on a person's status in the mark…
subarea of criminology that focuses on the correction and con…
Criminology
scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and control, o…
Deviant behavior
actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
Criminology Cyber-Crime
Cyber-crime
Computer-crime
Crimes in physical space vs. crimes in…
What crimes can happen online
networks... cellphones... credit cards
crime involving a computer
transnational nature... jurisdictional issues... no physical constr…
any crime that happens already can happen online
Cyber-crime
networks... cellphones... credit cards
Computer-crime
crime involving a computer
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Chapter 1 Crime and Criminology
criminology
scientific method
criminologists
criminal justice
the scientific study of nature, extent, cause, and control of…
using verifiable principles and procedures for the systematic…
researchers who use scientific methods to study the nature, e…
study of agencies of social control - police, courts, and cor…
criminology
the scientific study of nature, extent, cause, and control of…
scientific method
using verifiable principles and procedures for the systematic…
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Ch. 1: Crime and Criminology
Criminology
Deviant Behavior
Criminal Justice
Criminological Enterprise
the scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
actions that depart from the social norm
the system made up of the agencies of social control, such as…
the various subareas included within the scholarly discipline…
Criminology
the scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Deviant Behavior
actions that depart from the social norm
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Chapter 1: Crime and Criminology
Criminology
Deviant behavior
Criminal justice
Criminological enterprise
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
System made up of the agencies of social control, such as pol…
The various subarachnoid included within the scholarly discip…
Criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Deviant behavior
Actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
35 terms
Chapter 1: Crime and Criminology
Criminology
White-collar crime
Penology
Rehabilitation
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Illegal activities of people and institutions whose acknowled…
Subarea of criminology that focuses on the correction and con…
Treatment of criminal offenders that is aimed at preventing f…
Criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
White-collar crime
Illegal activities of people and institutions whose acknowled…
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chapter 1 - Crime and criminology
Criminology
Scientific Method
Criminal justice
Interdisciplinary
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Systems and procedures that consists of systematic observatio…
System made up of agencies of social control, such as police…
Many different subjects that go along with it
Criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Scientific Method
Systems and procedures that consists of systematic observatio…
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ch 1: Crime and Criminology
criminology
deviant behavior
criminal justice
criminological enterprise
the scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
system made up of the agencies of social control, such as pol…
the various subareas included within the scholarly discipline…
criminology
the scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
deviant behavior
actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
Criminology Hate crime
Hate Crime
Lesbian
Gay
Bi-sexual
crimes directed at persons because they are or seem to be a o…
women who is physically, emotionally and sexually attracted t…
person who is physically, emotionally and sexually attracted…
person who is physically, emotionally and sexually attracted…
Hate Crime
crimes directed at persons because they are or seem to be a o…
Lesbian
women who is physically, emotionally and sexually attracted t…
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Crime and Criminology; Ch. 1
criminology
scientific method
criminologists
criminal justice
the scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
using verifiable principles and procedures for the systematic…
researchers who use scientific methods to study the nature, e…
the field of study that focuses on law enforcement, the legal…
criminology
the scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
scientific method
using verifiable principles and procedures for the systematic…
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Criminology- CH 11- Political Crime & Terrorism
Political Crime
Election Fraud
Types of Political Crimes
Treason
Illegal acts that are designed to undermine an existing gover…
Illegal interference with the process of an election. Acts of…
Election fraud, abuse of office/public corruption, treason, e…
An act of disloyalty to one's nation or state.
Political Crime
Illegal acts that are designed to undermine an existing gover…
Election Fraud
Illegal interference with the process of an election. Acts of…
13 terms
Criminology- Media and Crime
CSI Effect
Types of Media Outlets
Crime usually takes up what percent of…
Image 1 Presented by Media
occurs when many people, jurors, and victims expect there to…
tv news, newspaper, radio, magazines, internet, movies
33%
mistaken image of society with an enormous amount of violent…
CSI Effect
occurs when many people, jurors, and victims expect there to…
Types of Media Outlets
tv news, newspaper, radio, magazines, internet, movies
41 terms
Chapter 1: Crime and Criminology
Criminology
Criminal Justice
Criminological Enterprise
Valid measure
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause and control…
System made up of the agencies of social control, such as pol…
The various subareas included within the scholarly discipline…
a measure that actually measures what it purports to measure;…
Criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause and control…
Criminal Justice
System made up of the agencies of social control, such as pol…
Criminology Property Crime
What is property
Property crime
Theft
What are the three main types of theft
something someone owns
when people violate someones property
the unlawful taking, carrying, leading, or riding away of pro…
1. over $5000... 2. under $5000... 3. moter-vehicle theft
What is property
something someone owns
Property crime
when people violate someones property
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Introduction to Criminology - Measuring Crime
administrative data
dark figure of crime
offence classifications
qualitative surveys
Administrative data refers to information collected primarily…
The dark figure of crime is a term employed by criminologists…
The classification of an offence determines in which court an…
This is used to gain an understanding of underlying reasons,…
administrative data
Administrative data refers to information collected primarily…
dark figure of crime
The dark figure of crime is a term employed by criminologists…
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Criminology Final Political Crime
political crimes
election fraud
treason
espionage
illegal acts used to undermine an existing government... -religi…
persuading others, bomb treats for where a certain party is k…
only 40 in history, only crime in constitution
spying, providing info, big after Cold War
political crimes
illegal acts used to undermine an existing government... -religi…
election fraud
persuading others, bomb treats for where a certain party is k…
38 terms
Chapter 1: Crime and Criminology
criminologists
multi disclipinary science
etiology
deviant behaviors
__ are required to employ valid and reliable experimental des…
criminologists have been trained in diverse fields..... becau…
a major difference between criminology and crim justice refer…
criminology is also related to the study of ______ or those a…
criminologists
__ are required to employ valid and reliable experimental des…
multi disclipinary science
criminologists have been trained in diverse fields..... becau…
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intro to crime and criminology
Chpt 1
Criminology
Mala ense
Mall prohibita
...
Gathering and analyzing crime and criminal behavior
Crime against nature ... Murder, rape and arson
Prohibited by law (penal law)
Chpt 1
...
Criminology
Gathering and analyzing crime and criminal behavior
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Criminology - Chapter 2 (Measuring Crime)
crime rate
dark figure
incidence
National Incident-Based Reporting Syst…
28
36
29
33
crime rate
28
dark figure
36
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Ch. 1 Crime and Criminology
Criminology:
White-collar crime:
Penology:
Rehabilitation:
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Illegal activities of people and institutions whose acknowled…
Subarea of criminology that focuses on the correction and con…
Treatment of criminal offenders that is aimed at preventing f…
Criminology:
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
White-collar crime:
Illegal activities of people and institutions whose acknowled…
9 terms
Chapter 1: Crime and Criminology
Criminology
Scientific Method
Criminologists
Criminal Justice
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Using verifiable principles and procedures for the systematic…
Researchers who use scientific methods to the nature, extent,…
The field of study that focuses on law enforcement, the legal…
Criminology
The scientific study of the nature, extent, cause, and contro…
Scientific Method
Using verifiable principles and procedures for the systematic…
58 terms
Week One: Crime and Criminology
Criminology
Deviant Behavior
Criminal Justice
Criminological Enterprise
the scientific study of the nature, extent, cause and control…
actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
systems made up of the agencies of social control, such as po…
the various sub-areas included within the scholarly disciplin…
Criminology
the scientific study of the nature, extent, cause and control…
Deviant Behavior
actions that depart from the social norm. Some are considered…
15 terms
Chapter 1: Crime and Criminology
The academic discipline of criminology…
Because criminologists are influenced…
Marvin Wolfgang's 1958 study, Patterns…
The ______ was a group of urban sociol…
nature, extent, cause and control
comprehensive
understanding and describing criminal behavior
Chicago School
The academic discipline of criminology…
nature, extent, cause and control
Because criminologists are influenced…
comprehensive
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Crime and Criminology T/F
The term "biological determinism" has…
According to the social ecology perspe…
According to Durkheim's vision of soci…
To understand the nature and purpose o…
False
False
True
True
The term "biological determinism" has…
False
According to the social ecology perspe…
False
Criminology Youth Crime
Why do many youth behaviours come to b…
Loco parentis
Why are youth more likely to get caugh…
Geoffrey Pearson's hooligan (1983)
laws in place make certain youth do things
in place of the parent
larger social networks... more likely to be identified... public sp…
golden age without youth deviance
Why do many youth behaviours come to b…
laws in place make certain youth do things
Loco parentis
in place of the parent
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