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Unformatted text preview: What controlling forces keep people from committing crime? Persona l-ethics, morals, guilt, fear of punishment Social-attachments to social institutions Containment Theory Without inner or outer containment, you could succumb to external pressures and pulls Structural problems and delinquent peers. Neutralization Theory Denial of injury, denial of victim, denial of responsibility Drift and Subterranean values Social Control Ties people to society 1) Attachment 2) Commitment 3) Loyalty 4) Involvement 1...
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This note was uploaded on 05/17/2011 for the course SOCI 2250 taught by Professor Sefiha during the Winter '11 term at Denver.
- Winter '11