Essays Tagged: "antisocial behavior"

Psychopaths.

n 1968, the American Psychiatric Association merged these two concepts together and labeled them as Antisocial Personality Disorder. This term refers to an individual that displays chronic and continu ... with respect to the DSM manuals.There are various characteristics that can lead to the diagnosis of Antisocial Personality Disorder. Dr. Robert Hare, a well respected Canadian researcher on the topic ...

(3 pages) 74 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Children Feel it Too

id one young man in a study conducted by Linden Mclyntire, which shows a direct correlation between antisocial behavior and psychological abuse. What can be done to stop this abuse from happening? Sev ... occurs when the child is mis-socialized by the parent, the parent stimulates the child to engage in antisocial behavior, reinforces deviance, and makes the child unfit for normal social experiences. ( ...

(8 pages) 101 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters > Child Abuse

Social learning and gender differences in violent crimes

learned. These factors are important when we look at violent crime. Awareness of social problems or antisocial behavior can help early intervention. The social learning theory implies that internal as ... have social aggression problems. It could also affect the rate of violent crime committed by males.Antisocial problems are correlated with criminal behavior. About 40% of the criminal population has ...

(8 pages) 264 0 4.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Annotated Bibliographies for Adhd

y family factors that influence the disorder, if children who have ADD/ADHD are at greater risk for antisocial behavior, and what genetic and environmental factors are associated with it.Annotated Bib ... Abstract:Hyperactive/ADHD children are believed to be a greater risk for adolescent and young adult antisocial activity and drug use/abuse, particularly that subset having co morbid conduct problems/d ...

(8 pages) 169 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Hamlet's Digression Into Insanity

y others interpret Hamlet's behavior is different from the way Hamlet himself views it. Through his antisocial behavior, he believes that he can create an intricate web through which he can orchestrat ...

(2 pages) 9 0 4.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Hamlet

Essay on two poems of carol an

how boring life could be without friends. The observation here is that she motivates people against antisocial behavior. In 'Mrs Tilchers Class' Carol Ann Duffy illustrates the difference stages of li ...

(2 pages) 4 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Essay on two poems of carol an

how boring life could be without friends. The observation here is that she motivates people against antisocial behavior. In 'Mrs Tilchers Class' Carol Ann Duffy illustrates the difference stages of li ...

(2 pages) 536 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Criminology 4-11-02 “Social” Simmons         Ronald Simmons wasn’t always a deranged

re, so therefore felt that he must do something to "fix" things. "Institutional anomie theory views antisocial behavior as a function of cultural and institutional influences in American society(Siege ...

(1 pages) 891 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Youth Leadership and Development

sm or drug use, poor family management practices, academic failure, low commitment to school, early antisocial behavior and aggressiveness, association with drug-using peers, favorable attitudes towar ...

(12 pages) 93 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Juvenile Delinquency Case Studies in Justice System

Online Dictionary, juvenile delinquency is defined as 揅onduct by a juvenile characterized by antisocial behavior that is beyond parental control and therefore subject to legal action.Juvenile d ...

(6 pages) 46 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Is Criminality More Influenced by Genes or Environment?

avior, one must first know what constitutes criminal behavior. It ranges from being incarcerated to antisocial behavior, such as personality disorders which the research will prove are more influenced ... ter birth. The results show there was a high degree of hereditability with both childhood and adult antisocial behaviors (Joseph 180). This study was of particular importance because it examined the f ...

(6 pages) 44 0 5.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Genetic Determinants of Antisocial Behaviour

Genetic Determinants of Antisocial BehaviourDelinquents are born, not made. This statement suggests that people who exhibit ... criminal activities are born that way. That is, they have a genetic make-up that causes them to act antisocially. This paper will explore what is meant by antisocial behaviour and look at the differen ... is meant by antisocial behaviour and look at the different disorders that involve the expression of antisocial behaviours. This will be followed by a look at the research that has been carried out in ...

(8 pages) 51 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Antisocial Behavior in Children

Running Head: ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR IN CHILDRENAntisocial Behavior in ChildrenCapella UniversityDr. ConisFebruary 28 ... cial Behavior in ChildrenCapella UniversityDr. ConisFebruary 28, 2011Antisocial Behavior in ChildrenAntisocial behavior is described by psychologists as habitual actions that are more serious that vio ... idely held social norms. There are various behaviors associated with the aforementioned term. These antisocial behaviors range from homicide and sexual assault to verbal assault and vandalism. The fre ...

(4 pages) 10 0 0.0 Oct/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management