Unformatted text preview: CJS produces homogeneous population in prison. 2. 10.2% African-Am. vs. 2.7% Whites who are arrested become institutionalized. 3. Working Class vs White Collar Crime 4. Visibility of the powerless 5. Sanctioning: "Great Electrical Conspiracy-- GE fined $1.8 million, "profit"--$1.7 billion. 6. Fine for White Collar criminality is often tax deductible (not usually a criminal sanction, but regulatory action). 7. From 1890-1969: 1551 cases of White Collar "incidents." 45% tried as criminal cases, 35 convictions, 2% of convictions institutionalized for an average length of 6 months. Solution to the problem of Deviance: Redistribute wealth and power. (How?)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
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