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I n d i v i d u a l T h e o r i e s | 1 2011 University of Phoenix By: Owen Thomas
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[ INDIVIDUAL THEORIES ] In this paper, I will explain why some adolescents are motivated to commit crimes while others in similar circumstances are not. I will Support My explanation by applying at least two of the individual theories of delinquency we were given>
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I n d i v i d u a l T h e o r i e s | 4 When looking into juvenile delinquency you know that it’s a problem all over the world it’s not just located in one country, state, city, or even county. Juvenile delinquency has been happening for years I would have to say since the beginning of time. The only problem is that these juveniles are doing things earlier and more frequent. Since there has been a rise over the years, it makes it to the news and is spread faster. With this it has became more know which causes a need to try to find the problem and make a solution. Since its common knowledge that no one is alike and none acts the same although there is research that shows that, some behavioral issues are such as mental illness. The first theory that I would like to get into would be the genetic theory since I have knowledge of this since there is a lot of this in my fiancés family. In the genetic theory it states
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This note was uploaded on 04/24/2011 for the course CJS 230 taught by Professor Sherman during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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