Physically Determined Crime: An Anti-Democratic Notion

September 2003
Journal of Correctional Education;Sep2003, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p123
Academic Journal
Comments on the notion that criminality is the result of inherited or ingrained physical properties. Claim of the proponents of the physical determination (causation) theory; Institutional teachers' need to be aware of reductionist notions; Cesare Lombroso's theory that persons with certain skulls shapes were born criminals.


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