Search for dissertations about: "Criminality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 swedish dissertations containing the word Criminality.

  1. 1. Hidden criminality : theoretical and methodological problems, empirical results

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Leif G. W. Persson; [1980]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

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  2. 2. Mining Booms in Africa and Local Welfare Effects: Labor Markets, Women’s Empowerment and Criminality

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Anja Tolonen; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Development; Extractive Industries; Mining; Economic Growth; Women s Empowerment; Labor Markets; Africa; Criminality; Gender;

    Abstract : The role that extractive industries can play in processes of economic development is frequently described as, at best non-existent, or at worst, persistently negative. Extractive industries, while focusing on unearthing large sub-soil wealth, are sometimes linked to adverse political and macroeconomic outcomes in developing countries. READ MORE

  3. 3. Alcohol abuse and criminality a cross-fostering study of gene-environment interaction

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Sören Sigvardsson; Michael Bohman; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The subjects consists of all persons born out of wedlock in Stockholm during the years 1930 through 1949 and who were placed in non-related adoptive homes by the age of three years (N = 1 753, or 862 men and 913 women).Data are obtained from official records.Results. READ MORE

  4. 4. Anabolic Androgenic Steroids and Criminality

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Fia Klötz; Ingemar Thiblin; Niklas Långström; [2008]
    Keywords : Psychiatry; Anabolic steroids; Violence; Crime; Substance abuse; Psykiatri;

    Abstract : Anabolic Androgenic Steroids (AAS) have been associated with adverse psychiatric effects, aggression and violent behaviour. The use of them has spread to a larger subpopulation, and the use has been connected to different risk behaviours, such as use of other illicit substances and carrying a gun. READ MORE

  5. 5. Adolescents at risk of persistent antisocial behaviour and alcohol problems The role of behaviour, personality and biological factors

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Jenny M. Eklund; Britt af Klinteberg; Per-Anders Rydelius; David P. Farrington; ; ; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; adolescence; gender; hyperactive behaviour; biological vulnerability; personality; norm breaking behaviour; criminality; violence; alcohol problems; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : Antisocial behaviour and alcohol problems are areas of great concern to society, not only associated with personal and emotional costs for the affected individuals and their victims, but also with major societal financial costs. What makes some individuals more likely than others to develop these kinds of problems? The general aim of this thesis was to explore the role of individual characteristics in the development of antisocial behaviour and alcohol problems. READ MORE