Comparing Delinquents And Non Delinquent Siblings With Regard To Social

Keng, Chiam Heng and Gim, Chan Siok (2004) Comparing Delinquents And Non Delinquent Siblings With Regard To Social. In: Kajian Malaysia, Jld. XXII, No.1, Jun 2004. Penerbit USM, pp. 1-18.

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    Abstract

    According to Kornhauser (1978), all the delinquency theories originated from two main delinquency models that are the Strain Model and the Control Model.The Strain Theory suggests that felt strain resulting from frustrated needs or wants, acts as motivation for deviant behaviour. According to the Social Control Theory, social resources resulting from positive bonding with significant others such as parents, conventional peer-groups and teachers in school, act as restraints on deviant behaviour.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
    Divisions: Perpustakaan Hamzah Sendut (Library)
    Depositing User: Mr. HR
    Date Deposited: 29 May 2012 08:25
    Last Modified: 13 Jul 2013 18:04
    URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/25453

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