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SOC 2700
Scott Brandon

thJanuary 17 LectureThree Types of Crime Explanation o External forces nature cosmology eclipses etc and demonology eg evilpossession witchcraft etc The Church had a strong influence in the communityo Internal causes eg biologygenetics psychogenic people physical or psychological traitso Group association Social environment social forces or circumstances an individual finds themselves in The objectivesubjective debate o Objective behaviour is real it can be measured o Subjective behaviour is constructed eg homosexuality once banned The Classical School of Criminology 16801800 o Tied to the enlightenment period o Role of hedonism selfinterest o Importance of free will democracy obligationexchange of certain rights between the state and the citizen o Social contract inalienable rights such as the right to pursue happiness o Role of punishment Arbitrary punishment wealthy let o
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