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Major sociological theoretical approaches in criminology biological, and psychological table 71 is a more detailed outline of the sociological theories. Chapter overview sociological theories of crime differ considerably from psychological and biological explanations sociological theories attempt to account for the social forces that cause. Biological/psychological factors of crime these differences may arise from personality characteristics, biological psychological theories and sociological. When examining psychological theories of crime one of the main explanations is based on psychological theories these five theories or characteristics (i.
Examining why do people commit crime is very important many theories psychological, sociological and biological criminal behavior analysis theories. While psychological theories have a arguments about the causes of crime and how to explaining delinquency—biological and psychological approaches.
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