Criminology

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Study of the Theories of Punishment and their Justification

Since the beginning of time, the society of human beings has been moulded in a way that it enacts laws that serve as the yardstick for measuring human conduct. These laws also mention the sanctions along with them. These sanctions are in the form of punishments. The punishment imposed can be of several types depending …

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The Feminist Criminology

The Feminist Criminology

The feminist school of criminology was established in the late 1960s and the 1970s as a response to the overall neglect and discrimination of females in the conventional research and study of crime. The male-controlled domination is not unique to the concept of criminology, and this domination is also showcased in the criminal justice system …

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JUVENILE DELINQUENCY: A MAJOR CONCERN TO ADDRESS?

Juvenile delinquency persists within every area, group, class, religion or even caste. There is a very thin line of difference between deviance and delinquency. It is on this thin line that the causes and the impact of delinquency come into the picture. Juvenile delinquency is the phenomenon where criminal activity is performed by the minor, …

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