Juvenile Delinquency

Title

Juvenile Delinquency

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Description

This is the fifth edition of a book that has long been popular with students. It provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of juvenile delinquency with a focus on a sociological examination of the issues. The chapters on causation examine old as well as new theories. The revision includes a new chapter on social reaction theories and one on female delinquency. The chapters on the family, school, gangs, and drugs have been thoroughly revised and updated for the fifth edition. -- Provided by publisher

Keywords

Juvenile delinquency -- United States; Juvenile justice, Administration of -- United States; Juvenile delinquency -- United States -- Prevention; Juvenile delinquents -- Rehabilitation -- United States;

Document Type

Book

ISBN

9780471893646

Publication Date

1985

Publisher

Wiley

City

New York, NY

Department

Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology

Disciplines

Juvenile Law

Comments

Fifth edition

Object Description

xix, 633 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Language

EN

Juvenile Delinquency

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