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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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The Craft of Criminology: Selected Papers

John H. Laub - Social Science - 331 pages
Travis Hirschi is one of the most cited criminologists of the twentieth century, yet it is remarkable how little is known about his life and career. Known as spokesperson for ...
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The Explanation of Crime: Context, Mechanisms and Development

Per-Olof H. Wikström, Robert J. Sampson - Social Science - 2006
Integration of disciplines, theories and research orientations has assumed a central role in criminological discourse yet it remains difficult to identify any concrete ...
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Great American City: Chicago and the Enduring Neighborhood Effect

Robert J. Sampson - Social Science - 2012 - 552 pages
For over fifty years numerous public intellectuals and social theorists have insisted that community is dead. Some would have us believe that we act solely as individuals ...
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Immigration and the Changing Social Fabric of American Cities

John MacDonald, Robert J. Sampson - Social Science - 2012 - 268 pages
This volume of The ANNALS brings together a leading set of scholars to present new research on trends in the spatial forms of immigration that are transforming the American ...
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Contemporary Masters in Criminology

Joan McCord, John H. Laub - Psychology - 1995 - 412 pages
Reflecting a diversity of thought and intellectual power, this unique volume provides undergraduate students with an important historical context and demonstrates the ...
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