Strain Theory

Strain Theory



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This short film explores both the historical and contemporary relevance of strain theory to our understanding of the relationship between crime and consumption. The film covers:

· Merton’s Strain Theory

· Venkatesh: Gang Leader for A Day

· Strengths and limitations of Strain Theory

· Agnew and General Strain Theory

· Criminal sub-cultures and gangs

· Consumption and Crime

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