This work spans multiple levels of analysis and thus multiple disciplines, offering an essential overview of the current state of research in the field. The authors are experts in a variety of disciplines (sociology, psychology, biology, criminal justice, and neuroscience), but they all have in common a strong interest in criminal behaviour. This unique book is essential and accessible reading for all students and scholars in the field.appears that reasonably well grounded approaches to understanding the biological contributions to violent behavior rooted in ... 2008) or the largely debunked theory that viewing violent television or video games might influence youth aggression ... For instance Kazdin (2008) in an essay aimed at the general populace implies that spanking children can be linked to ... All Have Won and Must Have Prizes As noted earlier, I suspect that the nature-nurture compromise too often functionsanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Ashgate Research Companion to Biosocial Theories of Crime|
|Author||:||Professor Anthony Walsh, Professor Kevin M Beaver|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2013-01-28|