Chapter 3 discusses various theories grouped into four categories which attempt to explain why people commit aggressive crimes and the US News article provides a case study of the factors which influenced female juveniles to commit aggressive crimes.
However, nearly everyone has their own personal theory regarding why certain individuals are prone to commit aggressive crimes based on their own opinions and experiences.
In the first part of this essay, briefly discuss your own personal theory regarding the cause of violent crime before reading and studying the material presented.
In the second part of your paper, discuss how your personal views about the causes of aggressive crime has changed as a result of studying the material presented. Indicate, at least, one of the theories about the cause of violent crime that was significant in changing your personal beliefs about the cause of violent crime.
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Personal Views on Violence