Social Learning Theory
SOC/CRM 4074-Sociological Analysis of Juvenile Delinquency
Theories of Delinquency Reflection Paper
Select a theory discussed in class that you believe provides the most sufficient explanation of how and why delinquency occurs. Your paper should address a) the major points of the theory and historical development (if applicable), b) how and why the theory relates to delinquency, and c) the potential critiques/shortcomings of the theory. Your paper is required to be 3-4 FULL pages in length, double-spaced, 12-point font, and closely resemble the example posted in D2L. You are expected to use a minimum three outside sources. These sources must be reputable and cited appropriately using APA citation style. If you have any questions about how to cite in APA format, please look at the resources available to you in D2L. When in doubt about the reputability of a source, please ask.