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If she chose to humiliate him, he would not be allowed to defend himself. He could only run away. If he defended himself, he would be the object of ridicule by all. On the other hand, if there was no reason for a woman to walk away, she would not be allowed to return, in our culture, if she abandoned her home. 5 These rules were widely accepted and implemented without being codified into a body of law, and without a government bureaucracy in place to enforce them. Although individuals within the Lakota tribe, as with any society, sometimes engaged in socially harmful behavior, there were no “criminals” per say, as there were no criminal laws to violate.
The following diagram represents this imperfect overlap between the full scope of socially harmful behaviors, not Chapter two: The concept of crime 21 all of which are criminalized, and the full scope of criminal behaviors as legally defined, not all of which everyone will agree are socially harmful. Actions labeled as “criminal” by law Actions that result in social harm So, for example, failure to provide adequate mental health care to those with serious illness is clearly socially harmful, but it is not illegal.
Just as antibiotics are powerless against viral infections and even the most promising cancer treatment will not cure the common cold, efforts to prevent crime need to be tailored to its different causes. A community that relies on only one strategy for crime reduction is akin to a hospital that carries only one type of medication. Traditional “crimefighting” tactics such as aggressive policing or long prison sentences will work in some cases, as with those circumstances in which crime is committed due to a rational calculation of potential benefits relative to potential costs.