Chapter 1: Crime, Deviance, and Criminology: A Brief Overview
The biggest dilemma facing criminal justice: balancing individual rights and public order
individual rights- personal freedoms, civil liberties, constitutional protections
public order- so
Chapter 9: Social Process Theories- Crime is Socialized Behavior
Types of social process theories:
o Social Process Theories- focus on criminal behavior as learned through various
interactions between the individual and their social environment. Claim ev
Chapter 6: Biological Theories- Crime is in the Brain
Four distinct biological approaches:
o Human Instinct- asks the question is crime inherent to human nature?
o Neurophysiology- asks the question is crime inherent to the way our brains are wired?