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behavior that departs from societal or group norms deviance
underconforms to accepted norms negative deviance
overconforms to social expectations positive deviance
ways to encourage conformity to society's norms social control
rewards/punishments that encourage conformity to social norms social sanctions
a social condition in which norms are weak, conflicting or absent anomie
gap exists between cultural goals strain theory
involving breaking of norms primary deviance
undesirable trait or label that is used to characterize an individual stigma
process of reducing the seriousness of the crimes that injure people of lower status victim discounting
job-related crimes commited by high status people white-collar crime
violation of the law crime
punishment intended to make criminals pay compensation for their acts retribution
a repetition of or return to criminal behavior recidivism

Deviance and Social Control Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Behavior that departs from societal or group norms DEVIANCE
Behavior that under-conforms to accepted norms NEGATIVEDEVIANCE
Behavior that over-conforms to social expectations POSITIVEDEVIANCE
A person who breaks significant societal or group norms DEVIANT
Rewards or punishments that encourage conformity to social norms SOCIALSANCTION
A social condition in which norms are weak, conflicting, or absent ANOMIE
The theory that deviance is more likely to occur when a gap exists between cultural goals and the ability to achieve them STARINTHEORY
The theory that compliance with social norms requires strong bonds between individuals and society CONTROLTHEORY
The theory the individuals learn deviance in proportion to the number of deviant acts and norms to which they are exposed DIFFERENTIALASSOCIATIOTHEORY
Only occasional breaking of norms PRIMARYDEVIANCE
Deviance that becomes a lifestyle and part of an individual's identity SECONDARYDEVIANCE
An undesirable label used to deny a deviant acceptance STIGMA
The process of reducing the seriousness of the crimes that injure people of a lower status VICTIMDISCOUNTING
Job-related crimes committed by high-status people WHITE-COLLARCRIME
A repetition of, or return to, criminal behavior RECIDIVISM
Punishment intended to make criminals pay monetary compensation to make up for the financial damage caused by their acts RESTITUTION

sociology Crossword

Type
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Description

1 DEVIANCE
2 NEGATIVE DEVIANCE
3 POSITIVE DEVIANCE
4 DEVIANT
5 SOCIAL CONTROL
6 SOCIAL SANCTIONS
7 ANOMIE
8 STRAIN THEORY
9 CONTROL THEORY
NO LABELING THEORY
MDEJ PRIMARY DEVIANCE
HUI SECONDARY DEVIANCE
BUJK STIGMA
GHJK VICTIM DISCOUNTING
FGHJ WHITE COLLAR CRIME
RTYUIO CRIME
FJVVNJ DETERRENCE
FEWDCS RETRIBUTION
FCEW INCARCERATION
RWVCDS REHABILITATION
TREW RECIDIVISM

Deviance and Social Structure Crossword

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Description

a person who breaks significant societal or group deviant
involves overconformity to norms, leading to imbalance and extremes of perfectionism Positive deviance
involves behavior that fails to meet accepted norms negative deviance
behavior that departs from societal or group norms deviance
ways to encourage conformity to society's norms social control
rewards or punishments that encourage conformity to social norms social sanctions
a social condition in which norms are weak, conflicting, or absent anomie
theory that deviance is more likely to occur when a gap exsists between cultural goals and the ability to acheive these goals by legitimate means strain theory
theory that compliance with social norms requires strong bonds between individuals and society control theory
theory that individuals learn deviance in proportion to number of deviant acts they are exposed to differential association theory
theory that society creates deviance by identifying particular memebers as deviant labeling theory
deviance involving occasional breaking or norms that is not a part of a person's lifestyle or self concept primary deviance
deviance in which an individual's life and identity are organized around breaking society's norms secondary deviance
an understandable trait or label that is used to characterize an individual stigma
job related crimes committed by high status people white collar crime

Branden Crime Unit Crossword

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Description

Theory that focuses on how individuals cometo be labeled as deviant Labeling Theory
Large scale organization of professional criminals. Mafia
Less serious than a felony, a minor wrong doing. Misdemeanor
some events are unity to be caused by a single previous act. Multiple Causation
Shared rules of conduct that tell people how to act in specific situations Norms
Process of legal negotiation that allows an accused person to plead guilty Plea Bargaining
repeated criminal behavior Recidivism
method so criminals can return to law biding citizens. Rehabilitation
Mark of social disgrace that sets the deviant apart from the rest of society. Stigma
crime committed by individuals of high social status whitecollarcrime
excluded from the group alienation
when the norms of society are unclear or no longer applicable anomie
government sanctioned killing of criminals capital punishment
act that is punishable by the government crime
person who commits a crime criminal
behaviors that violate significant norms deviance
proportion of associations a person has with deviant versus non-deviant individuals differential assoc
federal bureau fbi
a crime usually punishable by imprisonment for more than one year felony
offenders under 18 charged with crimes juvenile delinquency

Deviance and Crime Crossword

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Description

Deviance that is a violation of the criminal law. Crime
The study of all aspects of crime. Criminology
Any action, belief, or human characteristic that a large number of people who are members of a society or a social group consider a violation of group norms and for which the violator is likely to be censured or punished. Deviance
Individuals who reject both traditional means and goals and instead substitute nontraditional goals and means to those goals. Rebels
A word, gesture, or object that stands in for something or someone (a "label). Symbol
The supervised early release of a prisoner for such things as good behavior while in prison. Parole
People who accept both culture goals and the traditional means of achieving those goals. Conformists
Serious crimes punishable by a year or more in prison. Felonies
Those who label a person as deviant. Social Control Agents
Minor offenses punishable by imprisonment of less then a year. Misdemeanors
A person's characteristic that others find, define, and often label as unusual, unpleasant, or deviant. Stigma
A widespread and disproportionate reaction to a form of deviance. Moral Panic
Individuals who devise society's rules, norms, and laws. Rule Creators
Early stage of random acts of deviance. Primary Deviance
Deviant acts that persist, becoming more common, and eventually causes people to organize their lives and personal identities around their deviant status. Secondary Deviance

Crime and Deviance Crossword

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Description

Laughing at a funeral would be deemed as Deviance
A behaviour that violates particular conduct norms, or diverges from the prohibitations or injunctions of the law. Crime
I am primarily concerned with the rights and duties of individuals among themselves. CivilLaw
I define the duties which a person owes to society CriminalLaw
Practices that social groups develop to encourage conformity to norms, rules, and laws and to discourage deviance. SocialControl
when individuals internalise norms and values and follow those as norms and values in their lives InternalSocialControl
Involves negative sanctions that proscribe certain behaviours and punish rule breakers ExternalSocialControl
A theory that argues deviance occours when approved means of reaching approved goals is blocked StrainTheory
A theory that argues, deviance occurs when a group in society subscribes to values thay can't attain, they then look for the fastest and most efficient way of achieveing them. Oppourtunity Theory
The perspective that believes the powerful use the Criminal Justice System to protect themselves. Marxism
The perspective that argues patriachy, discrimination and capitalism is the cause of deviance Feminism

Deviance crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

behavior that departs from societal (functioning society) or group norms deviance
a person who breaks significant societal or group norms. Deviant
an undesirable trait or label that is used to characterize an individual. Stigma
discouraging criminal acts by threatening punishment. Deterrence
punishment to make criminals pay compensation for their acts. Retribution
protecting society from criminals by keeping them in prisons. Incarceration
process of changing or reforming a criminal through socialization. Rehabilitation
A disorganized society. Norms are weak, conflicting, or absent. Anomie
gap exists between cultural goals and the ability to achieve these goals in a legitimate way. Strain Theory
explains differences in upper and lower-class crime rates. Social structure
falls on a wide variety of people mostly concentrated in lower-classes. Strain
techniques and strategies for preventing deviant human behavior in any society. Social control
penalties and rewards for conduct concerning a social norm Sanctions
the act of going along with peers—individuals of our own status. Conformity
compliance with higher authorities in a hierarchical structure. Obedience
used casually to enforce norms. Informal social control

Deviance Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Used casually to enforce social norms Informal social control
Protecting society fom criminals by keeping them in prisons Incarceration
Behavior that is different then social or group norms Deviance
Punishment to make criminals pay for their acts Retribution
A disorginized society Anomie
Inability for community members to achieve shared values or solve a common problem Social disorgination theory
Imteraction with other groups of norms Cultural transmission
Type of contol Carried out by authorized authorities Formal social comtrol
Not a blue collar crime White collar crime
An undesirable trait or label that characterizes an individual Stigma
Gap exists between culture goals and ability to achieve thise goals Strain theory
Techniques and stratagies to prevent devious behavior Social control
Act of going along with peers Conformity
Breaking laws with no one single victim Victimless crime
Discouraging crime by threatening punishment Deterance
Process of changing or reforming Rehabilitation
Labels givin as attempt to explain peoples actions Labeling theory
Penalties or rewards for conduct concerning a social norm Sanctions
Compliance with higher authority Obediance
Rule set by state/govt. Law

criminal justice Crossword

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Description

training center for future policemen academy
community based corrections status probation
Unable to appreciate the nature of the charges against oneself and unable to assist one's attorney incompetent
Group that reviews the sentences of prisoners, the board of _________ pardons
theory that punishment causes people to avoid committing crime deterrence
release without bail recognizance
Latin for what comes next? Quo ______ Vadis
crime punishable by prison time felony
place of short term confinement jail
order allowing search or arrest warrant
questioning a potential witness or juror to determine qualification to serve. Voir ______ Dire
crime punishable by time in jail misdemeanor
go to a higher court to review the judgement appeal
charging document information
plea that results in punishment guilty
jury finding of innocence acquittal
Warning to suspect before custodial interrogation miranda
courtroom ____________group. Part of informal justice system work
culpable mental state, mens _________ rea
criminal act, actus ___________ reus
Intentional killing of another human being murder
reckless killing of another human being manslaughter
finder of fact in a non-bench trial jury
determiner of law judge
the tendency to return to a life of crime recidivism
rule that makes evidence not admissible because of police misconduct exclusionary
place for felons prison
taking of one into custody arrest
money posted to guarantee appearance in court bail

Sociology Wordsearch

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