How is the theory related to juvenile status offenders? Explain.

P 1

Select 5 of the following theories related to crime causation:

  • Biological
  • Psychoanalytical
  • Rational choice theory
  • Social disorganization theory
  • Strain theory
  • Differential association theory
  • Labeling theory
  • Feminist theory

Assignment Guidelines

  • Address the following in 4–6 pages:
    • Relate each of your 5 selected theories to these 6 questions:
      • How is the theory related to juvenile status offenders? Explain.
      • How is the theory related to violent adult offenders? Explain.
      • How is the theory related to criminal acts and juvenile delinquents?
      • How could a judge implement these theories in his or her courtroom?
      • How would these theories be utilized by adult probation or parole officers? Explain.
      • How would these theories be utilized by juvenile probation officers? Explain.
  • Be sure to reference all sources using APA style.