Ritically discuss different sociological and psychological theories of crime and deviancy

question:Critically discuss different sociological and psychological theories of crime and deviancy
Learning Outcomes
Critically discuss different sociological and psychological theories of crime and deviancy.(LO1)
Discuss and Evaluate the emerging area of Cultural Criminology (LO2)
Explain the context of various forms of Crime and deviance i.e. Violent crime, organised crime, drug and alcohol related crime. (LO3)
Explain the various dimensions of Crime and deviancy i.e. Gender, Ethnicity, Mentally disordered offenders, youth crime and subculture (LO4)
Summarise the political and penal systems reactions to crime. (LO5)

Referencing Requirements:
Carrabine, E. et al. (2014) Criminology: A Sociological Introduction (3rd ed.). London: Routledge

Maguire, M, Morgan, R and Reiner, R. (2007) The Oxford Handbook of Criminology (4th ed.). Oxford: Oxford OUP

Handbook on Crime and Deviance (Google eBook) Marvin D. Krohn, Alan J. Lizotte, Gina Penly Hall
Springer Science & Business Media, 15 Jan 2010

Theorizing Crime and Deviance: A New Perspective by Steve Hall A· SAGE Publications A·

Researching Theories of Crime and deviance by Thomas Dain Stucky, Marvin D. Krohn A· Oxford University Press