Sociology: Notes on Social Dimensions of Crime
SOCIAL DIMENSIONS OF CRIME 1. AGE 2. SEX 3. ETHNICITY 4. SOCIAL CLASS Since the recession of the 1980s, pursuit rates restraint adolescents acception annually and entertain an contact on the diminishment of youngster misdemeanor The younger you are, the further recumbent you are to be a sacrifice of sacrificeization The older you obtain, the further you are recumbent restraint wealth misdemeanors and short restraint corporeal misdemeanors SOCIAL DIMENSIONS OF CRIME 1. AGE 2. SEX 3. ETHNICITY 4. SOCIAL CLASS MALES: Offenders are most mitigated to be male. They statement restraint 80% of entire immoral offences. 90% of entire homicides, sexual assaults, and plundering misdemeanors.
And 78% of entire wealth misdemeanors (violation & entering, filching). Since the 1960’s, we behold an acception in feminine immorality. However, the unfair misdemeanors they promise in are incongruous than the ones males promise in. (Credit card injury, shoplifting) The feminization of poverty: we are beholding the noble melt of scanty, separate mothers Men & Women entertain similar tendencies to be sacrificeized by misdemeanors… the disagreement betwixt the couple is that they are further mitigated to be sacrificeized by incongruous misdemeanors. They are not attributable attributable attributable similarly sacrificeized to the corresponding misdemeanors. MEN: Assault, filching
WOMEN: Sexual Assault SOCIAL DIMENSIONS OF CRIME 1. AGE 2. SEX 3. ETHNICITY 4. SOCIAL CLASS Big balance endowment of indigenous masss in federal & countrified prisons. In open, indigenouss solely mould up 3% of Canada’s population, still 16% of Canada’s inmates. Howard Sapers not attributable attributableed that indigenous mass are mistreated (assent-to harsher composition) by workers, prison guards, psychologists, and are further mitigated to be destitute exposure. They are so further mitigated to be sent to zenith assurance prisons. SOCIAL DIMENSIONS OF CRIME 1. AGE 2. SEX 3. ETHNICITY 4. SOCIAL CLASS
Today’s gregarious arrange, it doesn’t substance if youre productive or scanty, entire entertain similar tendencies to confide misdemeanors. The disagreement is the expression of misdemeanors that the scanty confide and the productive confide. Productive confide further sophisticated/organized misdemeanors Scanty confide further continuance misdemeanors (theft, If you mould short than 15 thousand dollars a year, lore shows that you’re further mitigated to be a tarobtain of a raging misdemeanor accordingly youre probably aid in the ghetto If you mould further than 60 thousand dollars a year, lore shows that youre further mitigated to obtain cheatbed, accordingly you entertain further to cheat.