Emotional intelligence and criminal behavior.


A large body of research links criminality to cognitive intelligence and personality traits. This study examined the link between emotional intelligence (EI) and criminal behavior. One hundred Egyptian adult male offenders who have been sentenced for theft, drug dealing or murder and 100 nonoffenders were administered the Bar-On Emotional Quotient Inventory… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/1556-4029.12625


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@article{Megreya2015EmotionalIA, title={Emotional intelligence and criminal behavior.}, author={Ahmed M. Megreya}, journal={Journal of forensic sciences}, year={2015}, volume={60 1}, pages={84-8} }