Psychology

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Author:
EllisC
ID:
173610
Filename:
Psychology
Updated:
2012-09-26 15:02:05
Tags:
Biological
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Raine
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  1. Aims:
    A multi-factoral approach to undertanding anti-social and aggressive behaviour in children.
  2. Method:
    Reviewing and summarising a selection of articles covering neuropsychological, neurological and brain imaging studies. Reporting the finds as they relate to antisocial behaviour through a childs development.
  3. Raine believes..
    that a low resting heart rate is a good indicator of individuals who will seek excitement to raise his arousal level, creating a fearless temperament.
  4. Activity in the pre-frontal lobes is lower in..
    impulsive individuals, who are likely to be antisocial and aggressive.
  5. These factors add to the risk:
    • Birth complications
    • Poor parenting
    • Physical abuse
    • Malnutrition
    • Smoking and Drinking during pregnancy
  6. Conclusion:
    Biological deficits predispose to anti-social and aggressive behaviour in children and adults.

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