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Sociology of crime, law, and deviance

Sociology of crime, law, and deviance

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Published by JAI Press in Stamford, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal anthropology,
  • Defective and delinquent classes,
  • Gender

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes

    Statementedited by Jeffery T. Ulmer
    ContributionsUlmer, Jeffery T., 1966-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17000792M
    ISBN 100762302828

    Graduate; Sociology Program; Crime, Law and Deviance; Crime, Law and Deviance. Faculty in the area of Crime, Law, and Deviance investigate: how sociocultural systems and change influences institutions of social control and social definitions of crime and deviance, and how patterns of crime and deviance affect the structure and functioning of sociocultural systems; how social positions and. Book: Sociology (Barkan) 5: Deviance, Crime, and Social Control To reduce crime, most criminologists say that a law-enforcement approach is not enough and that more efforts aimed at crime prevention are needed. These efforts include attempts to improve schools and living conditions in inner cities and programs aimed at improving nutrition.

    The Crime, Law, and Deviance area in the Sociology Department is affiliated with a number of re- search centers at the University of Washington, which creates opportunities for interdisciplinary col- laborations and research support for faculty and graduate students. In sociology, deviance describes an action or behavior that violates social norms, including a formally enacted rule (e.g., crime), as well as informal violations of social norms (e.g., rejecting folkways and mores).Deviance is a behavioural disposition that is not in conformity with an institutionalized set-up or code of conduct. [citation needed] Although deviance may have a negative.

    A collection of contributions to theory, research and policy concerning crime, law and deviance. It deals with the core sociological concept of control, and aims to emphasize the breadth and diversity in theoretical perspectives and methodological approaches. The Crime, Law and Deviance Workshop meets throughout the academic year to promote and foster the social-scientific study of crime, law and deviance. At many sessions, graduate students and faculty present work in progress (such as draft papers or chapters of books or dissertations) for discussion, critique and suggestions. Both students and professors present work and serve as discussants.


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The series includes theoretical contributions, critical reviews of literature, empirical research, and methodological. Sociology of Crime, Law and Deviance" is an annual series of volumes that publishes scholarly work in criminology and criminal justice studies, sociology of law, and the sociology of deviance and social control.

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Sociology of Crime, Law and Deviance | Editors: Jeffrey T. Ulmer. Sociology of crime, or criminology, is the science that studies the nature, extent, causes and control of criminal behavior on both the individual and societal level.

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Volume 2 of the Sociology of Crime, Law and Deviance series demonstrates methodological diversity by presenting quantitative studies, ethnographies and discourse analyses. Through an application of these methodologies, the authors examine sanctions, crime and fear, legal and social control organizations and processes, and theory development.

Downes and Rock's popular textbook, Understanding Deviance provides the reader with an indispensable guide to criminological theory. It sympathetically outlines the principal theories of crime and rule-breaking, discussing them chronologically, and placing them in their European and NorthAmerican contexts, confronting major criticisms that have been voiced against them, and .During the s, traditional thinking about crime and its punishment, deviance and its control, came under radical attack.

The discipline of criminology split into feuding factions, and various schools of thought emerged, each with quite different ideas about the nature of the crime problem and its solutions. These differences often took political form, with conservative, liberal, and radical.Faculty and students who work in this area examine how individual behavior and social processes shape crime, law and social policy, and, in turn, how law and policy shape individual lives and social structures.

In particular, they focus on how law perpetuates inequality and other social problems, as examined through the lenses of the labor market, environment, crime and health.