Criminal Sociology

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Criminal sociology investigates the social causes of criminal behavior in an effort to ultimately end them.Criminal sociologist identify the sources outside of a person in society that influence and even as some theorists believe,compel criminal action.

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Criminal SociologyCriminal sociology- investigates the social causes of criminal behavior in an effort to ultimately end them.Criminal sociologist identify the sources outside of a person in society that influence and even as some theorists believe,compel criminal action. Criminology Theories1. Strain Theory - people has aspirations like wealth and education. There goals are blocked along the way. They resort to illegal activities what they can not achieved through legitimate means. People may reduce their aspirations or increase opportunities. 2. Learning Theories - follow the lead of Sutherland's theory of differential association. Criminals learn from their peers.3. Control Theories - focuses on the relationship of a person to their parents, teach

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