why do people commit crime

Some commit crime because of the addiction that they have causes them to commit crime to feed the habit. Some commit crime because that is the normal lifestyle that they have been raised in all their life. Some commit crime because they need to do it to fit in with the group they have chosen to associate themselves with - a gang. Some commit crime in the passion of the moment because they have allowed their emotions to take charge of their actions. Many who commit crime either have not thought of the consequences of their actions or think that they are too smart to get caught. They also may have minimized the consequences. There are five theories from the Study of why do


 
 
 
 
 
 



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Differential Association Theory & Crime... legal codes are unfavorable, they will be more likely to commit a crime. ... needs or values because these also shape the behavior of people who do not commit ... (915 4 )

Development Theories & Crime... learning is based on the presumption that people learn how ... assume there is a disposition to commit a crime ... attributed normally control the inclination to do so ... (1032 4 )

Learning Criminal Behavior... legal codes are unfavorable, they will be more likely to commit a crime. ... needs or values because these also shape the behavior of people who do not commit ... (915 4 )

Differential Association Theory... legal codes are unfavorable, they will be more likely to commit a crime. ... needs or values because these also shape the behavior of people who do not commit ... (1051 4 )

Criminal Behavior Theories... legal codes are unfavorable, they will be more likely to commit a crime. ... needs or values because these also shape the behavior of people who do not commit ... (1051 4 )

Social learning... learning is based on the presumption that people learn how ... assume there is a disposition to commit a crime ... attributed normally control the inclination to do so ... (1032 4 )

 
 

 
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