Question 8 1 pts In most countries, most people accept the idea that it is sometimes justified for p

Question 8

1 pts

In most countries, most people accept the idea that it is sometimes justified for public officials to take bribes

True

False

Question 9

1 pts

A sociologist who studies why certain actions come to be “criminalized” is

acting consistently with the idea that “crime” is “actions that violate the law“

focusing on the most fundamental issue in criminology

likely to believe that some actions are “criminal” no matter what society they are committed in

focusing on issues that the author of your text claims are not at all important to study

Question 10

1 pts

Cesare Lombroso was an Italian

sociologist

physician

economist

statistician

Question 11

1 pts

Most juvenile delinquents confined in state institutions have at least one immediate family member who was or had been in jail

True

False

Question 12

1 pts

According to the author of your text, which of the following presents problems for at least some aspect(s) of differential association theory?

Research on the extent to which criminality runs in families

The existence of deviant subcultures

Research on the issue of whether or not delinquents tend to have delinquent friends

The issue of how deviant friends or relatives themselves became deviant

Question 13

1 pts

Social control theory assumes that

deviants acts tend to be inherently attractive to people

deviant acts are not usually attractive to anyone whose life has been made comfortable by wealth and ease

social bonds are more important to preventing deviation in lower- than in middle-classes

the importance of social bonds varies across different subcultures

Question 14

1 pts

Rick Linden and Cathy Fillmore’s comparative study of delinquency brought together social control theory and ____ theory

labeling

differential association

structural strain

subcultural deviance