Criminological Theory

Criminal Justice

Quiz 2 :

Preclassical and Classical Theories of Crime

Quiz 2 :

Preclassical and Classical Theories of Crime

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______ is the principle of the greatest good for the greatest number.
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C

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Mens rea means ______.
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A

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Enlightenment thinkers believed that ______ was essential in the social contract.
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B

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The ______ church still condones the use of exorcisms.
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Theories of the Classical School of Thought are different than those of the Preclassical School of Thought in that the latter theories ______.
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All of the following are reasons Beccaria cited against the use of capital punishment EXCEPT ______.
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The belief that human beings have ______ is essential to classical criminology.
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When a person's behavior is motivated by the pursuit of pleasure and the avoidance of pain, this is referred to as ______.
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What were Beccaria's beliefs concerning torture in the criminal justice system?
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According to Beccaria, the purpose of punishment is ______.
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Which of the following countries still allows the use of torture for eliciting information or confessions?
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Revised guidelines for conducting exorcisms was issued bishops/clergy in ______ by the Roman Catholic Church.
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According to Beccaria, which of the three elements of punishment address the "privation of liberty"?
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Beccaria stated that punishments that are ______ or ______ will not be an effective deterrent of crime.
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The Classical and Neoclassical Schools remained dominant for about ______ years after On Crime and Punishment was written.
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______ is when a punishment is designed to stop a particular offender.
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Thomas Hobbes wrote what famous book in 1651?
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Hobbes' theoretical framework was appealing at the time it was proposed, when the dominant model of governance in most of the Western world was ______.
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What country did the book use to illustrate how U.S.citizens take for granted the right to a trial by a jury of peers?
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______ is known as the father of criminal justice.
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