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A Primer on Criminological Theories. “Classical” Criminology. Utilitarianism: Locke, Bentham, Beccaria Biological Determinism: Lombroso, Sheldon Psychological Determinism: Maudsley , Goring Social Determinism: Tarde , Comte, Quetelet , DURKHEIM.

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classical criminology
“Classical” Criminology
  • Utilitarianism: Locke, Bentham, Beccaria
  • Biological Determinism: Lombroso, Sheldon
  • Psychological Determinism: Maudsley, Goring
  • Social Determinism: Tarde, Comte, Quetelet, DURKHEIM
rational choice and deterrence theories and concepts
Rational Choice and Deterrence “Theories” and Concepts
  • Routine Activities Theory
  • General Deterrence
  • Specific Deterrence
  • Incapacitation
  • Retribution
contemporary biological and psychodynamic studies
Contemporary Biological and Psychodynamic Studies
  • Chromosomal evidence
  • Twin studies
  • Adoption studies
  • Biochemistry (including diet)
  • Neurophysiology
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Social learning
  • Cognitive theories
  • “Human nature”
social structure theories
Social Structure Theories
  • Social Disorganization Theory
  • Ecological Theory
  • Anomie/Strain Theory
  • Relative Deprivation/Perceived Injustice Theory
  • Cultural Deviance Theory
  • Theory of Delinquent Subcultures
  • Differential Opportunity Theory
social process theories
Social Process Theories
  • Differential Association Theory
  • Drift Theory, aka Theory of Techniques of Neutralization
  • Labeling Theory
  • Control Theory/ “General Theory”
conflict theories
Conflict Theories
  • Miller’s “Focal concerns of the lower classes” as a cultural conflict theory
  • Marx and Bonger: who are the real criminals?
  • Feminist approaches