Identify the strengths and weaknesses of the criminal behavior theories. Which theory do you think is most applicable to the cause of criminal behavior today and why Copy

# Identify the strengths and weaknesses of the criminal behavior theories. Which theory do you think is most applicable to the cause of criminal behavior today and why Copy

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Identify the strengths and weaknesses of the criminal behavior theories. Which theory do you think is most applicable to the cause of criminal behavior today and why

There are several theories of criminal behavior. Each theory has its strength and weakness. For instance, the strength of Biological theory is its view that crime is a form of illness caused by pathological factors. These are the differences that identify certain abnormalities within individual that separate the criminal from non - criminal, while the weakness of this theory varies according to viewpoints. According to functionalists, crime is a feature of all societies and not just the individual. As per internationalists, the person is a criminal because it is labeled so, not because of genes. Similarly there are other...

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