SHIFTING GEARS (Chambliss)
In mid-1970s, Chambliss became more Marxist
Influenced by the new or critical criminologists.
Acts defined as criminal, in the interest of the ruling class
Ruling class able to violate the laws with impunity (can get away
Penal law would continue to grow, to help in the control of
proletariat RICHARD QUINNEY
The Social Reality of Crime, 1970