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    Social Theories and Crime

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    Social control makes people live within the rules of society and not commit crime. Travis Hirschi-Social Bond Theory is an effort to explain what makes people comply and not get involved in criminal activity. He posited four social bonds: attachment, commitment, involvement, and belief. Explain how these bonds help people comply with the rules of society. Discuss how we can strengthen an individual's weak social bonds in an effort to reduce criminality.

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    Social control makes people live within the rules of society and not commit crime. Travis Hirschi-Social Bond Theory is an effort to explain what makes people comply and not get involved in criminal activity. He posited four social bonds: attachment, commitment, involvement, and belief. Explain how these bonds help people comply with the rules of society. Discuss how we can strengthen an individual's weak social bonds in an effort to reduce criminality.

    Attachment is placated upon attachment to family, community, jobs, and a sense of ...

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    Social theories and crimes are examined.

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