Criminal Psychology and the Roots of Violence

In 2020, mass shootings and hate crimes reached record highs. On January 6, 2021, a deadly mob stormed the US Capitol. In this eBook, we examine the factors that contribute to aggressive and brutal behavior, including its biological and genetic underpinnings, how intimacy and bias can lead to violence, how people become radicalized to commit acts of aggression, as well as certain psychological disorders and their role in violent behavior.

eBook List: $46.65 / S&L: $34.95

Reading Level: 9-10

Interest Level: 9-12+

Product type : eBook
ISBN : 978-1-9489-3315-5
Author : Scientific American Editors
Copyright : 2021
Language : English
Pages : 355
Subject : Scientific American Ebooks
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