DIFFERENTIAL ASSOCIATION

A theory looking at the behaviour of an individual and how it is influenced by those around them.

DIFFERENTIAL ASSOCIATION: "In differential association a person in a neighbourhood of high crime might start committing crimes themselves."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DIFFERENTIAL ASSOCIATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/differential-association/ (accessed November 17, 2019).
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