February 18, 2014
Recall from Thurs, 13th, 2014 notes.
Garofalo identified four categories of offender
Extreme swift execution provide the best protection for society
Impulsive Alcoholics and the insane fall here and be fixed by prison
Date: February 27, 2014
Differential Association Theory:
Sutherland argued that criminal behavior is learned within close social groups. So if youre
brother steals something from a store, for instance, then you, the little brother or sis
Date: Monday, February 25, 2014
1.6-1.7 million youth go through homelessness each year.
They are tracked through age, gender, sexual preference and other demographic backgrounds.
Back then, women were more likely to be homeless. Now the
Criminology 262 Notes
Feb 13th, 2014
Societies have changed their stance on punishment and crime justifications and it has evolved
since. The initial use of prison was for rehabilitation. Now it is used for segregation, punishment,
Feb 20, 2014
Bentham and Becarra come from a philosophical and legal base.
The notion of free will came from Becarra and the codification of the law was argued by Beccara
The punishments need to be just and fair, it should not be based on