criminogenic

(redirected from crimogenic)

crim·i·no·gen·ic

 (krĭm′ə-nə-jĕn′ĭk) also crim·o·gen·ic (krī′mə-)
adj.
Producing or tending to produce crime or criminality: "Alcohol is the most criminogenic substance in America" (James B. Jacobs).

criminogenic

(ˌkrɪmɪnəˈdʒɛnɪk)
adj
causing or promoting crime
Translations
kriminogen
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That America is regarded as a crimogenic society (the social structure inevitably produces criminality, see King, 2007; Wilson, 1990, 1992) is a position sustained by the existence of nihilated African identities disorder (as articulated here) and idiomatic purposelessness.
99) Other conditions may attempt to weaken crimogenic influences in the offender's life, or remove the offender from situations that seem likely to result in further criminality.
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