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Shared Beginnings, Divergent Lives: Delinquent Boys to Age 70

John H. Laub, Robert J. Sampson - Social Science - 2009 - 352 pages
This book analyzes newly collected data on crime and social development up to age 70 for 500 men who were remanded to reform school in the 1940s. Born in Boston in the late ...
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Young People And Social Change

Furlong, Andy, Cartmel, Fred - Social Science - 2006 - 185 pages
Examines modern theoretical interpretations of social change in relation to young people and provides an overview of their experiences in a number of key contexts such as ...
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Social Capital

David Halpern - Social Science - 2005 - 388 pages
This work presents an introduction to the concept of social capital - a term which refers to the social networks, informal structures and norms that facilitate individual and ...
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Delinquency and Crime: Current Theories

J. David Hawkins - Social Science - 1996 - 330 pages
Why do youths commit crimes? Delinquency and Crime contains essays by nine leading criminologists that seek to answer this question by describing current theories of crime and ...
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Punishment and Inequality in America

Bruce Western - Law - 2007 - 247 pages
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Stress, Risk, and Resilience in Children and Adolescents: Processes ...

Robert J. Haggerty - Medical - 1996 - 417 pages
Many children's behavioral problems have multiple causes, and most children with one problem behavior also have others. The co-occurence and interrelatedness of risk factors ...
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The Hidden War: Crime and the Tragedy of Public Housing in Chicago

Susan J. Popkin - Political Science - 2000 - 234 pages
Interviews residents, community leaders, and Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) staff to paint a portrait of what life is like among the gunfire and dangerous housing conditions ...
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Attachment and Psychopathology

Leslie Atkinson (Ph. D.), Kenneth J. Zucker - Psychology - 1997 - 328 pages
This volume applies attachment theory and methods to extend our understanding and prediction of psychopathology. Studies of such populations as divorced mothers, chronically ...
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