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The Impact of Neuroticism Trait toward Delinquency Behavior in Adolescents

Journal: International Research Journal of Advanced Engineering and Science (IRJAES) (Vol.3, No. 3)

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Page : 164-166

Keywords : Delinquency behavior; neuroticism trait;

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The purpose of this study was to examine impact of neuroticism trait toward delinquency behavior in adolescents. Sampling technique was purposive sampling, with 399 subjects range from 15-18 years old. Data were collected using delinquency behavior scale, and neuroticism trait scale. The statistical analysis using regression analysis techniques. The result of analysis showed that delinquency behavior was positively influenced by neuroticism The implication of this study is that the role of personality especially is important to delinquency behavior in adolescents.

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