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Unformatted text preview: -Accommodation o Employers resist family leave/stay at home dads o Schooling sought to get a good job -Penetration o Belief government is good of rum like a business o Movement of women into workforce o Teaching to the test in schools General Strain Theory -Individuals pressured into crime -3 sources of strain o 1) Prevent/threaten to prevent the achievement of positively valued goals o 2) Remove/ threaten to remove the achievement of positively valued goals o 3) Present/ threaten to present negatively valued stimuli-Crime is one alternative to alleviating frustrations-This results from negative emotions, primarily anger GST Elaboration -Crime/ Delinquency more likely of strain is- o 1) High in magnitude o 2) Unjust o 3) Associated with low social control-Type of Strain o Objective o Subjective o Vicarious o Anticipated-Neighborhoods...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2012 for the course CRJS 100 taught by Professor Stew during the Fall '11 term at Maryland.
- Fall '11