Behavior that is outside the range of normal societal toleration is best described as:
An individual is shot while trying to break into a home. This is an example of:
Created classification of victims based on their culpability:
The gap between male and female crime rates is _______ in modernized societies.
Crime rates are difficult to compare cross-nationally due to:
"The insanity defense allows many dangerous offenders to escape conviction." This is:
The statement "neighborhoods that have a large percentage of female-headed households have higher rates of theft and violent victimization" is an example of:
A criminologist wants to gain an in-depth understanding of the subculture of a street gang in a particular city. Which of the following methods would be the most appropriate method for obtaining such an understanding?
In stating that most theories of crime and delinquency have been androcentric, it is meant that they have been:
The first individual to empirically investigate victimization was: