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Gangs and Delinquency in Developmental Perspective


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Dezember 2002

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

This book examines how membership in adolescent street gangs influences human development.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

1. A life-course orientation to the study of gang membership; 2. Research procedures: the sample and the data; 3. Characteristics of gang members; 4. The antecedents of gang membership; 5. The origins of gang membership; 6. Gangs as a facilitating context for delinquent behavior; 7. Gangs, guns, and crime; 8. Gangs and other law violating youth groups; 9. Long-term consequences of gang membership; 10. Gangs in life-course perspective.

Pressestimmen

'... an impressive 16-year investigation into gang membership in Rochester, New York.' Youth & Policy 'I would predict that this book will be cited frequently in future research on gangs, for the authors have provided a rich variety of data on the subject.' Urban Studies
EAN: 9780521891295
ISBN: 0521891299
Untertitel: 'Cambridge Studies in Criminolo'. New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Dezember 2002
Seitenanzahl: 262 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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