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Delinquency and youth crime

by Gary F. Jensen

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Published by Waveland Press in Prospect Heights, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Juvenile delinquency -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementGary F. Jensen, Dean G. Rojek.
      ContributionsRojek, Dean G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV9069 .J46 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 519 p. :
      Number of Pages519
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL80109M
      ISBN 100881339776
      LC Control Number99184594
      OCLC/WorldCa40421339

      This book presents the first comprehensive analysis of the second International Self-Report Delinquency study (ISRD-2). An earlier volume, Juvenile Delinquency in Europe and Beyond (Springer, ) focused mainly on the findings with regard to delinquency, victimization and substance use in each of.   The Long-Term Effects of the Youth Crime Prevention Program “New Perspectives” on Delinquency and Recidivism Sanne L. A. de Vries, Machteld Hoeve, Jessica J. Asscher, and Geert Jan J. M. Stams International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 12, Cited by: 2.

      Travis Hirschi introduced his theory of Social Bonding in his book “Causes of Delinquency.” His major focus was to contribute to an understanding of the causes of juvenile delinquency. For Hirschi, the ‘bond’ resides in the child and involves four factors or systems: Attachment, Commitment, Involvement, and Belief. A large factor in youth delinquency can also be attributed to a form of antisocial behaviour known as aggression. Aggression is a major factor in youth delinquency as acts of aggression are usually carried out on other people and as such are a crime.

      book, Sheley () defined the term more narrowly as the ‘‘scientific study of crime as a social phenomenon’’ and reflected the dominant role soci- ology has played in the study of crime and delinquency (p. 1).Cited by: Juvenile Arrest Rate Trends The juvenile arrest rate for all offenses reached its highest level in the last two decades in , and then declined 74% by Note: Rates are arrests of persons ages per , persons ages in the resident population.


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Delinquency and Youth Crime, 4/E approaches delinquency as one dimension of the overall crime problem, albeit one that provokes much concern and debate. The authors focus on multiple sources of data and attempt to distill general conclusions about consistencies across types of information as well as to explain inconsistencies/5(4).

From the Publisher: Delinquency and Youth Crime, 4/E approaches delinquency as one dimension of the overall crime problem, albeit one that provokes much concern and debate. The authors focus on multiple sources of data and attempt to distill general conclusions about consistencies across types of information as well as to explain inconsistencies.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jensen, Gary F. Delinquency and youth crime. Prospect Heights, Ill.: Waveland Press, © (OCoLC)   `Muncie's book is a must-read for all criminologists interested in youth justice and youth crime.

It is accessible, theoretically informed, empirically detailed and, thanks to the second edition, bang up-to-date' - Professor Tim Newburn, London School of Economics `The first edition of Youth and Crime published in struck an almost unique balance between accessibility 5/5(1).

About this book. he has been Co-Principal Investigator on the Rochester Youth Development Study, a three-generational longitudinal panel study targeting those at high risk for serious crime and delinquency.

Weir, ). Her work has appeared in a number of journals, including Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, Crime and. Suggested Citation: "The Development of Delinquency." National Research Council and Institute of Medicine.

Juvenile Crime, Juvenile Justice. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / Research over the past few decades on normal child development and on development of delinquent behavior has shown that individual. Juvenile Crime, Juvenile Justice presents recommendations for addressing the many aspects of America's youth crime problem.

This timely release discusses patterns and trends in crimes by children and adolescents--trends revealed by arrest data, victim reports, and other sources; youth crime within general crime; and race and sex : Hardcover.

Youth, Crime and Justice takes a critical issues approach to analyzing the current debates and issues in juvenile delinquency. It encourages readers to adopt an analytical understanding encompassing not only juvenile crime, but also the broader context within which the conditions of juvenile criminality by: 5.

The OJJDP Statistical Briefing Book (SBB), developed by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, provides access to data on juvenile crime, victimization and youth involved in. book portrayal of gangsters and brutality has created unfortunate mis-understandings of America in foreign readers.' The problem of these crime comics and their effect on juvenile delinquency was and still is a real one and active measures had to be taken.

A high proportion of adult criminals have a background of early delinquency. Theft is the most common offense by children; more serious property crimes and rape are most frequently committed in later youth.

The causes of such behavior, like those of crime in general, are found in a complex of psychological, social, and economic factors.

Youth crime is a perennial issue that pervades the media and the public consciousness, and is inextricably linked to concerns about delinquent, misbehaving and disorderly youth. Youth, Crime and Justice takes a critical issues approach to analyzing the current debates and issues in juvenile delinquency.

It encourages readers to adopt an analytical understanding encompassing not only juvenile crime, but also the broader context within which the conditions of juvenile criminality by: 5. Youth, Crime and Justice takes a critical issues approach to analyzing the current debates and issues in juvenile delinquency.

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The Second Edition of Preventing and Reducing Juvenile Delinquency: A Comprehensive Framework aims to inform students about the latest research and the most promising and effective programs and provides a wealth of information for understanding, preventing and controlling juvenile delinquency.

Key Features. Examines the history of current juvenile justice. The Panel on Juvenile Crime: Prevention, Treatment, and Control convened a workshop on October 2,to explore issues related to educational performance, school climate, school practices, learning, student motivation and commitment to school, and.

`Muncie's book is a must-read for all criminologists interested in youth justice and youth crime. It is accessible, theoretically informed, empirically detailed and, thanks to the second edition, bang up-to-date' - Professor Tim Newburn, London School of Economics `The first edition of Youth and Crime – published in – struck an almost unique balance between.

Youth Crime Watch of America, Inc. (YCWA) is a nonprofit organization that establishes youth crime watch programs throughout the United States and in other countries. Abstract YCWA, began inand provides youth volunteers with guidance on how to conduct the program in their school, neighborhood, public housing site, recreational center, or.

Delinquency and youth crime by Jensen, Gary F. Publication date Delinquency in context -- Juvenile justice -- Images of delinquency -- Explanations of delinquency -- Contexts for socialization -- Deterrence and labeling -- Imprisonment and alternatives -- Recent themes -- Prevention Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN Pages:. J.E. Arboleda-Flórez, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, The study of delinquency is based on an understanding of psychopathology, biological factors, and social circumstances that converge at a given time on an act judged criminal according to the laws governing the group.

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