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Control Balance Theory

  • By: Bekchoro Aliiaskarov
  • In: Encyclopedia of Social Deviance
  • Edited by: Craig J. Forsyth & Heith Copes
  • Subject:Psychopathology, Crime & Deviance (general)

Control balance theory is a complex and integrated theory of crime and deviance developed by Charles R. Tittle. The theory seeks to explain crime and deviance by integrating dozens of variables from several crime theories, such as social control, social learning, ...

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