Juvenile Delinquency

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Allyn and Bacon, 1997 - Juvenile delinquency - 601 pages
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This text examines delinquency in sociocultural, legal, political, economic, and historical contexts. The author argues that the aforementioned contexts impinge on present efforts to prevent and control delinquency. Each chapter includes the axiomatic propositions that capture the most important ide

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Contents

The School and r 10 Gang
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Common Components of the Programs That GrassRoots Community Delinquency
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and Delinquency 27j and Communities
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Clem Bartollas is a professor of Sociology at the University of Northern Iowa. He holds a B.A. from Davis and Elkins College, a B.D. from Princeton Theological Seminary, an S.T.M. from San Francisco Theological Seminary, and a Ph.D. in sociology with a special emphasis in criminology from The Ohio State University. He has taught at Pembroke State University, Sangamon State University, and the University of Northern Iowa, where he has received a number of honors, including Distinguished Scholar, the Donald McKay Research Award, and the Regents' Award for Faculty Excellence. Dr. Bartollas is the author of numerous articles and more than 30 texts.

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