Forensic Psychology

Causes of Antisocial Traits

What role does neurobiology play in the development of antisocial traits?

The explosion in neurobiological research of the past few decades has shed more and more light on the neurobiology underlying antisocial behavior. We now know much more about the brain areas involved in antisocial behavior, the kinds of biological conditions that contribute to antisocial behavior, and even genes that raise the risk of antisocial behavior.


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