ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR By N., Sam M.S. - 115 aggressive, impulsive, and often violent actions that violate protective rules, conventions, and codes of a society - for example, laws. Compare also pro-social behavior. ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR: "The individual exhibited antisocial behavior when he or she kicked the shopkeeper and stole money from the register." Related Psychology Terms ANTISOCIAL REACTION Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) CHILD PSYCHIATRY IMITATION SOCIOPATHIC PERSONALITY DISTURBANCE GAMBLING SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY CHILD ABUSE (The Battered-Child Syndrome) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/antisocial-behavior/ (accessed August 15, 2022).