Forum #1: This week’s reading provides overview of the research on psychological maturation and its role in adolescent behavior. Compare and contrast the role that the adolescent brain plays in the role of behavior as compared to decisions based on the adolescent’s free will. Discuss your position on which factor you feel plays a greater role in adolescent criminal behavior.
Learning Objective: Compare and contrast the role of the adolescent brain and its role in behavior.
Instructions: Each students answer to the question should be between 825 words. APA 6th edition citations and references must be used always and there should be a minimum of four references.