Unformatted text preview: parallels what Merton described as retreatism. Primary deviance (Lemert)-initial behavior that violates selected norms. Secondary deviance- deviant label causes someone to engage in future deviant acts. Law 1 st /2 nd advantage-1 st involve legitimacy, 2 nd involve power. Regulation/ordinance- less than law. UCR (uniform crime reports)-local and state data monthly and yearly basis; include index crimes , violent and property. NCVS (National Crime Victimization Survey)- twice year, asks people if victim, crimes not reported to po’s. Blue line-unofficial police script; value and script that enforce loyalty to fellow officers over outsiders. Mandatory sentences- take away the amount of discretion that a judge may exercise when deciding upon sentence....
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- Fall '07
- Sociology, National Crime Victimization Survey, Merton, Retreatist subculture- parallels, deviance- deviant label, subculture- violence results