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SOC 305 WEEK 1 DQ 1 MORAL PANIC
Moral Panic. After viewing the video, Gender & Crime, please address each of the following questions:
a. Is crime normal in a society?
b. What is the purpose of crime and punishment?
c. How much crime is “enough,” and how would this be measured?
d. How is crime defined?
e. What problems are defined as worthy of social control?
f. What is the influence of the media?
SOC 305 WEEK 1 DQ 2 RACE AND DEATH ROW
Race and Death Row. This discussion focuses on topics addressed in several chapters of your text – the death penalty and discrimination. Although first discussed in Chapter 2, the death penalty is also discussed in Chapter 4. Rather than thinking in rigid terms about reading assignments, please use your textbook as a resource. After reading the text and watching the video, Injustice for Blacks in Alabama, respond to each of the following questions:
a. What do you think best explains high incarceration rates for Blacks compared to their percent of the general population?
b. What do you think explains high incarceration rates for Blacks on death row?
c. Is institutionalized racism to blame for these disparate rates? Please explain.
d. Are genuinely high rates of Black crime to blame? Why or why not?
e. What other factors explain the high incarceration rates for Black men?
f. How can this problem be solved?
SOC 305 WEEK 1 QUIZ
1. Question : The _________ is believed to report about three times more crime than the __________.
2. Question : Judd is hungry. He sees a candy bar in a store, so he steals it. What theory of crime does his action most exemplify?
3. Question : Which of the following is not an example of learning theory?
4. Question : A researcher is embedded in a...