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Crime in Canadian Context, second edition: Chapter 1: Crime, Fear, and Risk

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Question 1:


a) The objectivist-legalistic approach
b) The social reaction perspective
c) The moral panic perspective
d) Feminist criminology

Question 2:


a) objective-legalistic
b) classical school
c) biological
d) social reaction

Question 3:


a) Criminal
b) Corporate
c) Cannon
d) None of the above

Question 4:


a) static and does not change over time
b) an objective social fact
c) increasing as societies become more economically developed
d) a continuous variable

Question 5:


a) 1867
b) 1908
c) 1945
d) 1960

Question 6:


a) The ‘war on drugs’ in the USA in the 1980s
b) The political unrest in several north African countries in 2011
c) The 9/11 terrorist attack in the USA in 2001
d) The earthquake and Tsunami that struck Japan in 2011

Question 7:


a) lobbyist
b) social activist
c) politician
d) None of the above

Question 8:


a) low-consensus crime and non-criminal deviance
b) high-consensus crime and criminal deviance
c) crimes committed by women
d) crimes committed by men

Question 9:


a) 2 years of house arrest (a conditional sentence)
b) 25 years in prison
c) capital punishment
d) 5 years in prison

Question 10:


a) violent, sexual, and drug-related crime
b) terrorism
c) human trafficking
d) cyber crime