Class Notes (922,693)
CA (542,941)
UTM (25,004)
SOC (4,173)
SOC346H5 (54)
Lecture 3

Full Lecture 3 Notes

11 Pages
96 Views

Department
Sociology
Course Code
SOC346H5
Professor
Reza Barmaki

This preview shows pages 1-3. Sign up to view the full 11 pages of the document.
Frustration-Aggression Theory
Frustrated expectations (goals) lead to:
o(a) Aggression
o(b) Other responses
Expectations:
oEconomic (money)
oSocial (love, respect, recognition)
Political
(A)Aggressive results
Outward
oReal source, imagined source, others (displaced aggression)
oPhysical, verbal, intimidation
oCrime/deviance
I nward
oSelf hate
oSuicide
(B)Other responses
oSelf-isolation
oQuitting, abandoning
oSelf-righteousness
oSuperiority
oHating the world
oEtc.
www.notesolution.com
Criminal Mind Perspective
Criminals are psychologically different from others
This is before committing any crime
Characterized by criminal thought patterns
It shows itself in childhood & adolescence
The Politics of Science
Influenced by conservative politics
Reaction to 60s & 70s
Helped justify repressive state measures
Fast trials, long prison sentences
Blame-the-individual policy: diverts attention from social conditions
Aimed at controlling the poor and the powerless
Abnormal Psychology
Studies mental illness (disorders)
Mental disorders = persistent abnormal thoughts and behaviour
Results in: consistent inability to adapt and function effectively
Multiple Causes:
Genetics, social conditions, improper socialization
Mental illness Crime
Onset: adolescence and early adulthood
Mental Disorder in Canada
20% Canadians will personally suffer from a mental illness during their lifetime
www.notesolution.com
Mental illnesses affect people from all ages, educational and income levels, and
cultures
Costly to: individual, family, health care system, criminal justice system
Stigma attached to mental illnesses presents a barrier to diagnosis, treatment &
social acceptance
Antisocial Personality Disorder
Persistent lying, cheating, stealing
Lack of remorse and empathy for others
Impulsive, reckless, irritable, etc.
A history of childhood deviance, substance abuse
Disregard for rights and safety of others
Persistent attitude of irresponsibility
Difficulties with authority figures
Psychopathic Personality
Share many characteristics of antisocial personality
Distinguishing traits:
Incapacity to love or forming interpersonal relations
Commit extreme forms of violence
Absolute immorality & lack of empathy
Behavioural Psychology
B.F. Skinner
How do you control behaviour of an organism?
Animal or human being
How do you get the conduct (response) that you want?
Answer:
www.notesolution.com

Loved by over 2.2 million students

Over 90% improved by at least one letter grade.

Leah — University of Toronto

OneClass has been such a huge help in my studies at UofT especially since I am a transfer student. OneClass is the study buddy I never had before and definitely gives me the extra push to get from a B to an A!

Leah — University of Toronto
Saarim — University of Michigan

Balancing social life With academics can be difficult, that is why I'm so glad that OneClass is out there where I can find the top notes for all of my classes. Now I can be the all-star student I want to be.

Saarim — University of Michigan
Jenna — University of Wisconsin

As a college student living on a college budget, I love how easy it is to earn gift cards just by submitting my notes.

Jenna — University of Wisconsin
Anne — University of California

OneClass has allowed me to catch up with my most difficult course! #lifesaver

Anne — University of California
Description
Frustration-Aggression Theory Frustrated expectations (goals) lead to: o (a) Aggression o (b) Other responses Expectations: o Economic (money) o Social (love, respect, recognition) Political (A) Aggressive results Outward o Real source, imagined source, others (displaced aggression) o Physical, verbal, intimidation o Crimedeviance Inward o Self hate o Suicide (B) Other responses o Self-isolation o Quitting, abandoning o Self-righteousness o Superiority o Hating the world o Etc. www.notesolution.comCriminal Mind Perspective Criminals are psychologically different from others This is before committing any crime Characterized by criminal thought patterns It shows itself in childhood & adolescence The Politics of Science Influenced by conservative politics Reaction to 60s & 70s Helped justify repressive state measures Fast trials, long prison sentences Blame-the-individual policy: diverts attention from social conditions Aimed at controlling the poor and the powerless Abnormal Psychology Studies mental illness (disorders) Mental disorders = persistent abnormal thoughts and behaviour Results in: consistent inability to adapt and function effectively Multiple Causes: Genetics, social conditions, improper socialization Mental illness Crime Onset: adolescence and early adulthood Mental Disorder in Canada 20% Canadians will personally suffer from a mental illness during their lifetime www.notesolution.com
More Less
Unlock Document


Only pages 1-3 are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document

Log In


OR

Don't have an account?

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit