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In criminology, subcultural theory emerged from the work of the chicago school on gangs and developed through the symbolic interactionism school into a set of theories arguing that certain groups or subcultures in society have values and attitudes that are conducive to crime and violence the.
Subcultural theory: the basics a subculture is a group that has values that are different to the mainstream culture subcultural theorists argue that deviance is the result of whole groups breaking off from society who have deviant values (subcultures) and deviance is a result of these individuals conforming to the values and norms of the. Subcultural theory was first developed by sociology scholars at the chicago school in the 1920s the chicago school explored the existence of deviant behavior and discussed deviance as a product of social problems within society.
Delinquent subculture theory one of the major functions that these inner city youths do not acquire is middle-class societal norms edit because these boys do not have the ability to succeed, they resort to a process cohen calls reaction formation. Subcultural theory proposes that those living in an urban setting are able to find ways of creating a sense of community despite the prevailing alienation and anonymity the beginnings of subculture theory involved various theorists associated with what became known as the chicago school.
Rethinking subculture and subcultural theory in the study of youth crime – a theoretical discourse chijioke j nwalozie, new college stamford, uk _____ abstract subcultural theory is an invention of the anglo-american sociologists and criminologists of the 1960s and 1970s they chiefly refer to male urban working class youths whose. Sub cultural theory to what extent do functionalist sub cultural theories help to explain the relationship between the environment and crime (40) subcultural theories share the common belief that people who commit crime usually share different values from the mass of law-abiding members of society.
Cohen's subcultural theory in his book delinquent boys (1955) cohen was concerned to answer a number of questions about delinquency that he felt were not satisfactorily dealt with by merton's strain theory. Subcultural theories build upon the work of merton they say that deviance is the result of individuals conforming to the values and norms of a social group to which they belong, if you belong to a social group whose norms differ from those of the main society then you will become a deviant. Subcultural theory 2: cloward and ohlin’s 3 types of subculture cloward and ohlin develop cohen’s subcultural theory further, expanding on it in order to try and explain why different types of subculture emerge in different regions.
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