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Delinquency in Australia

Delinquency in Australia

A critical appraisal

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Published by distributed by Prentice-Hall International .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7774316M
ISBN 100702213721
ISBN 109780702213724
OCLC/WorldCa3454159

Delinquency prevention and intervention efforts primarily are comprised of identifying the risk factors that contribute to delinquency, addressing those factors early, and building on protective factors to offset the risks. Although traditional delinquency prevention policies were targeted at school-age youth, more modern delinquency prevention and. A book that does not look new and has been read but is in excellent condition. No obvious damage to the cover, with the dust jacket (if applicable) included for hard Rating: % positive.

This book is an accessible introduction to the subject of youth and crime. The author explores the social construction of childhood and youth, and looks at the role of the media in creating a strong association of young people with crime and disorder, which sustains processes of marginalization and exclusion and leads to frequent 'panics' about. Delinquency, criminal behaviour, especially that carried out by a ing on the nation of origin, a juvenile becomes an adult anywhere between the ages of 15 to 18, although the age is sometimes lowered for murder and other serious crimes. Delinquency implies conduct that does not conform to the legal or moral standards of society; it usually applies only to acts that, if .

Juvenile Delinquency Theories of Causation Many theories have been advanced to explain the cause of juvenile delinquency. Some are quite sophisticated, whereas others are predicated on rather basic “instinctive” conclusions that may or may not have a basis in fact. Many juvenile curfews are based onFile Size: 1MB.   The goal of this chapter is to highlight ways in which specific biopsychological vulnerability factors relate to girls' delinquency. Although the majority of these factors also influence delinquency proneness in boys, the factors considered particularly relevant to a chapter on girls' delinquency are those that either are more prevalent among girls than boys who are Cited by: 6.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 25 cm: Contents: Part Four: Programmes --Introduction to Part Four Schools and Delinquency /Tony Knight Diversion Programmes /Christine Alder and Kenneth Polk Police Action and the Prevention of Juvenile Delinquency / Dennis Challinger.

The research studies reported in this book were completed between June, and November,with a USPHS research grant (MH- ) from the Center for Studies of Crime and Delinquency, National Institute of Mental Health.

Every phase of the. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: graphs ; 23 cm: Responsibility: edited by Paul R. Wilson. Juvenile Delinquency is a timely and comprehensive introduction to crime, justice, and young people, with an emphasis on theory and practice.

The third edition retains the overall structure of the second edition and features updates throughout, including new Delinquency in Australia book on gangs and prevention, the impact of race and gender on crime and justice, additional comparative and.

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Free shipping for many products. In Causes of Delinquency, Hirschi attempts to state and test a theory of delinquency, seeing in the delinquent a person relatively free of the intimate attachments, the aspirations, and the moral beliefs that bind most people to a life within the law.

In prominent alternative theories, the delinquent appears either as a frustrated striver forced into 5/5(1). 1 The Study of Juvenile Delinquency 1 Understanding juvenile delinquency Developing and evaluating theories of delinquency Purposes of delinquency research After completing this chapter, students should be able to: Understand the approach and structure of this book.

Describe the key components of theory. Describe the relationship between theory and Size: KB. Stay Informed Register with NCJRS to receive NCJRS's biweekly e-newsletter JUSTINFO and additional periodic emails from NCJRS and the NCJRS federal sponsors that highlight the latest research published or sponsored by the Office of Justice Programs.

NCJRS Abstract. The document referenced below is part of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection. To conduct further. NC Own in paperback. FS: "Northern New Hampshire is known for its beautiful scenery and laid-back lifestyle, not for violent crime." LS: "The major recommendations of such important organizations as the national Council of Juvenile Court Judges, the American Bar Association, and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency prevention for the new century /5(8).

"This book does a good job of covering what I believe to be the key areas in juvenile delinquency. The book is generally effective in covering the important theories of the causes and correlates of juvenile delinquency, and I like the fact that there are 5/5(2).

Book (Softbound) Language: English: Country: United States of America: Annotation: This chapter on sociological perspectives on delinquent behavior discusses social-control theories and delinquency, strain theories of delinquency, cultural-transmission theories of delinquency, and critical-criminology theories and delinquency.

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Explore our list of Juvenile Delinquents - Fiction Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. The book should, therefore, be of value to students in any variety of undergraduate or graduate courses in criminology and delinquency and to their instructors.

This book, along with its companion volume, The Sociology of Punishment and Correction, can be used as a text or as supplemental reading in a single general undergraduate course. evaluated. The first ever Sourcebook of Delinquency Interventions separated practices into the categories still used today: Evidence-based Practices, Promising Practices, and Practices with Demonstrated Effectiveness.

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Delinquency and default are both references to missing payments; however, the implications and consequences of each term are different. Payment delinquency is commonly used to describe a situation. This paper presents a general strain theory of crime and delinquency that is capable of overcoming the criticisms of previous strain theories.

In the first section, strain theory is distinguished from social control and differential association/social learning theory. In the second section, the three major types of strain are described: (1 Cited by: Books shelved as juvenile-crime: The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives by Dashka Slater, Scar Island by Dan Ge.

Delinquency Rate: A delinquency rate is the percentage of loans within a loan portfolio that have delinquent payments. The delinquency rate is simply the number of loans that have delinquent Author: Julia Kagan.