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Unformatted text preview: modes of adaptation; causes of strain in Agnews General Strain Theory; General Strain Theory coping strategies; Differential Opportunity Theory; Reaction Formation Theory; Subculture; gender structure; the generalizability problem; doing gender; explaining variation in crime rates Chapter 7 Family characteristics linked to crime; Impact of parenting practices on crime; control theories; drift; subterranean values; techniques of neutralization; the social bond; characteristics of parenting that reduce the chance children will violate the law; Gottfredson and Hirschis A General Theory of Crime self control, explanation of decline in offending with age, consequences of low self-control; Sampson and Laubs Age Graded Theory of Informal Social Control life course, explanation of decline in offending with age Also - know your crime facts!, and review the answers to the video question guide and the online exercise...
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- Spring '07