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Violence in Argentina’s drug capital challenges Javier Milei’s vision of a small state

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Violence in Argentina’s drug capital challenges Javier Milei’s vision of a small state

  • Suggest how biological psychologists might explain Rosario’s high crime rates

  • Suggest how Sutherland’s differential association theory can be used to explain Rosario crime

  • By considering the strengths and weaknesses of each of them, explain which approach best explains crime in Rosario

  • A common criticism of biological crime theories is that they are strongly deterministic. Explain what this means and why this is critical

  • To what extent do the actions of Santa Fe Governor Maximiliano Pullaro illustrate the objectives of custodial sentences?

  • The government says it has more and more money available for social programs in the area. Use differential association theory to suggest how this could reduce crime in the long term

Danny Galbraith, St. Bartholomew’s School