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“Crime Shame and Reintegration: Review, Questions and Comments.”

Potter, R.
June 4, 2015

Source: (1992) Australia & New Zealand Journal of Sociology 28(2):224-232.

This paper reviews Crime, Shame and Reintegration (Braithwaite, 1989) to isolate key concepts and processes in this new integrative theory. After outlining the theory, a series of questions is proposed which when answered, it is believed, will move the theory closer to a fully testable model of crime. These questions involve concepts and processes at both the macro- and micro-levels of analysis.


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