Autocontrol y conducta desviada: Una exploración con datos Venezolanos. (Self control and deviant behaviour: An exploration with Venezuelan data)

Morillo, S, Birkbeck, CH ORCID: and Crespo, F 2011, 'Autocontrol y conducta desviada: Una exploración con datos Venezolanos. (Self control and deviant behaviour: An exploration with Venezuelan data)' , Revista Cenipec, 30 , pp. 171-203.

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Gottfredson and Hirschi’s self-control theory is tested with adolescent Venezuelan students (n = 2354), examining the relationship between deviant behavior, self-control, age, sex, socioeconomic status, and size of settlement. The hypothesis that “low self-control increases the probability of individual and group deviance” is supported, except for drug-related behaviors. Males with low self-control show a greater probability of engaging in individual and group deviant behaviors.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Subjects outside of the University Themes
Schools: Schools > School of Health and Society
Schools > School of Health and Society > Centre for Applied Research in Health, Welfare and Policy
Journal or Publication Title: Revista Cenipec
Publisher: Universidad de Los Andes
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 0798-9202
Funders: Universidad de Los Andes, Consejo de Desarrollo Científico, Humanístico y Tecnológico (CDCHT)
Depositing User: CH Birkbeck
Date Deposited: 12 Apr 2012 14:26
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2022 14:15
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