Conflict and Critical Theories of Crime

UNDERSTANDING CONFLICT THEORY AND CRITICAL THEORY

Labeling Theory

Social Location

CONFLICT THEORY

Marx and Communism

Other Conflict Thinkers

Max Weber

Ralf Dahrendorf

Austin Turk

Critiques

CRITICAL THEORY

Feminist Criminology

Peacemaking Criminology

Cultural Criminology

Postmodern Criminology

Critical Race Theory

SUMMARY