Juvenile delinquency: mainstream and crosscurrents

What is a juvenile delinquent? -- The development of social control -- Measuring delinquency -- International and comparative delinquency -- Theoretical foundations of crime and delinquency -- Biological and psychological theories of delinquency -- Sociological theories of delinquency -- Critical, l...

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Main Author: Fuller, John R.
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Upper Saddle River, NJ [u.a.] Pearson, Prentice-Hall 2009 [erschienen] 2008
Availability in Tübingen:Present in Tübingen.
UB: KB 3 B 669
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Summary:What is a juvenile delinquent? -- The development of social control -- Measuring delinquency -- International and comparative delinquency -- Theoretical foundations of crime and delinquency -- Biological and psychological theories of delinquency -- Sociological theories of delinquency -- Critical, life course, and integrated theories -- Female delinquency -- The family and delinquency -- Schools and delinquency -- Youth gangs and delinquency -- The police -- The juvenile court -- Juvenile corrections -- The future of delinquency and juvenile justice
Physical Description:XVII, 526 S. Ill.
ISBN:0131149458
9780131149458