Semester 1, 2016

Sociology of Crime Exam Notes

40 pages

20,037 words



Sociology of Crime - weekly notes summarised into dot points for the exam

Topic List -
Week Three - Classical Criminology and Contemporary Rational Choice Theories
Week Four – Crime as a sickness
Week Five – Psychological theories of crime
Week Six – Social Disorganisation and Social Ecological Perspectives
Week Seven – Social Malaise, Strain and Subcultural Theories of Crime
Week Eight – Social Process Theories of Crime (social learning theory)
Week Nine Societal Reaction Theories (Labeling + SI)
Week Ten – Conflict Criminology
Week Eleven – Cultural Criminology
Week Twelve – Feminist Criminology
Week Thirteen – Developmental and life course theories of crime