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1. Choose any five (5) of the following terms or theorists and define or otherwise briefly identify the significance of each: Frederick Thrasher – Most famously known for his studies of Gangs, he relied on his personal observations as well as first hand personal accounts from gang member, personal documents from persons who had observed the gangs in many contexts, and census and court records. White collar crime – This term was coined by Edwin Sutherland as the elite crime committed by those who are in positions of power. Sutherland argued that differential association as a general theory of crime could explain the criminal behavior of the upper class as well as that of the lower class (Moyer, 2001, p.126). Zone in transition - Defined by the Chicago urban sociologist Ernest Burgess as an urban area, between the central business district (CBD) and outer rings of working-class and middle-class residence, containing slum housing being displaced by CBD expansion. The Jackroller – is a boy’s (by the name of Stanley) story that was originally published in 1930 by Shaw and McKay as an account of his delinquency. They recorded his first encounter with the police at the young age of 6 and other experiences. Stanley blamed

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