Is labeling theory a legitimate crime causation theory? Why? In your opinion, where do gangs fit in the 3 influential versions of cultural deviance theory? Why?

Assignment Labeling theorists are adamant about the labels that offenders are given throughout the criminal justice system. Labels, such as ex-felons, are deepening the very behavior that they are meant to halt because of stereotypes that incite an individual trying to recover after a prison term. The labeling theory argues that the criminal justice system is limited in […]