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Crime in Canadian Context, second edition: Chapter 4: Classical Sociological Explanations of Crime

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Question 1:


a) North America
b) Europe
c) Asia
d) South America

Question 2:


a) The Chicago School
b) The bio-criminology
c) The environmental psychology
d) The human genetics

Question 3:


a) high suicide rates
b) youth with low IQ scores
c) the development of youth gangs
d) gender violence

Question 4:


a) believes in both culturally defined goals and legitimate means of goal attainment
b) believes in neither culturally defined goals nor legitimate means of goal attainment
c) does not believe in culturally defined goals but does believe in legitimate means of goal attainment
d) believes in culturally defined goals but does not believe in legitimate means of goal attainment

Question 5:


a) youth subcultures
b) female delinquency
c) crimes, such as drug-dealing
d) prostitution

Question 6:


a) Commitments and attachments
b) Involvements and strains
c) Beliefs and attitudes
d) Strains and attachments

Question 7:


a) Street crime only
b) Street and white-collar crime
c) White-collar crime only
d) Crimes involving both legal and illegal drugs

Question 8:


a) the classical school of psychology
b) bio-criminology
c) symbolic interactionism
d) psychopathy

Question 9:


a) Sigmind Freud
b) Karl Marx
c) Thomas Hobbes
d) Plato

Question 10:


a) Minor property crime
b) Fraud
c) Victimology
d) Bullying