Criminology traditionally has been the study of twin forms of intolerance--crime and punishment. Punishment can only increase crime. Criminology ought to become a study of how to alleviate crime and punishment by engineering tolerance of greater varieties of human behavior, where "social control" takes on positive connations. A framework is outlined for making criminology a force for human tolerance.
"Criminology as a Force for Human Tolerance,"
The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare: Vol. 12
, Article 8.
Available at: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/jssw/vol12/iss3/8