In their new book, "Evolutionary criminology: Towards a comprehensive explanation of crime," Dr Russil Durrant from the Institute of Criminology and Professor Tony Ward from the School of Psychology employ evolutionary theory ...
University of Queensland research aims to answer the age-old question of whether anti-social behaviour is passed down through families.
A new study is challenging stereotypes around the youth subculture whose members are often labelled as 'neds' or 'chavs'.
Ex-offenders face significant barriers to securing accommodation, says research by University of Southampton academics from the Third Sector Research Centre.
What people think about their neighborhood is much more strongly influenced by deprivation than by the degree of ethnic mixing in the area, according to new research funded by the Economic and Social Research Council, carried ...
Over-fishing, tax evasion, freeriding: the Tragedy of the Commons happens again and again. A computer model now offers new insights into the way our society functions.
(PhysOrg.com) -- A University of Queensland study has found that females who experience early puberty have increased levels of aggression.