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Shoplifting, self-checkout and the limits of AI

  • Outline the cognitive approach to offending

  • Suggest how cognitive psychologists would explain shoplifting

  • Explain limitations with using cognitive explanations to understand shoplifting

  • Referring to the article, suggest reasons for possible rising shoplifting levels in recent years

  • One way to deal with serious or repeat offenders is to give them a custodial sentence (eg in prison). Referring to the article, outline aims of custodial sentencing

Danny Galbraith, St Bartholomew’s School

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