Essays Tagged: "Biological Theory"

The best and worst theories that discribe why crimes happen (eg biological, psychological and sociological.

the theories that best and worst describe why crime happens. The three major theories of crime are: biological, psychological and sociological. In further examining this paper you will see discussions ... al. In further examining this paper you will see discussions of personal opinions of the author.The biological theory states that criminals are born and they are not made. I feel that the biological t ...

(3 pages) 223 0 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

A short essay describing what "Political Power" is.

cal science, seems to lack a definitive explanation even with the presence of theories such as: the biological, the psychological, the cultural, the rational, and the irrational. Many would take the d ... a theory over another, but on the other hand, these theories can be considered as complementary.The biological theory can be considered as the corner stone of political power. Aristotle, the father of ...

(2 pages) 26 0 1.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Sexual Orientation And Prefrences

th members of one?s own sex.? (Sdorow, 1993; p446). The first theory I would like to discuss is the biological theory. This theory implicates the relation between homosexuality, hormones and hereditar ... tic twins, 22% for dizygotic twins, and 11% for adoptive brothers? (Westen, 1999; p395). In another biological research, Simon LeVay discovered that in the anterior hypothalamus there are a tiny clust ...

(4 pages) 46 0 4.3 Feb/2008

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

Biological and Humanistic Theories

Two important personality theories are the biological theory and the humanistic theory. The biological theory is based on the premise that all ... reated debates between psychologists for many yearsHans j. Eysenck, Ph.D., D.Sc., who developed the biological theory, is one of the world's most cited psychologist. He is a pioneer in the use of beha ... neer in the use of behavior therapy as well as research in personality theory and measurements. The biological theory has to do with his findings that individual differences in personality are biology ...

(4 pages) 81 0 0.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Why do individuals commit crimes?

theoretical approaches, which focus on the causes of crime and deviance in modern society, are the biological approach, psychological approach and the sociological approach.First, the Biological Theo ... iminals because of a specific heredity factor different from non-criminals. The central idea of the Biological Theory states that criminals have a mental and/or physical inferiority which causes them ...

(6 pages) 5 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Law & Government Essays