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By Per-Olof H. Wikstrom,David A. Butterworth

ISBN-10: 1843921774

ISBN-13: 9781843921776

ISBN-10: 1843923696

ISBN-13: 9781843923695

This publication examines younger people's involvement in crime (including crimes of violence, vandalism, shoplifting, housebreaking and motor vehicle crime) as either sufferers and offenders.


Although youth is the time while involvement in crime peaks, few prior UK-based experiences have tried to supply a methodical and complete realizing of adolescent offending on a city-wide foundation. This publication seeks a greater knowing of adolescent crime by way of learning the connection among person features (social bonds and morality and self-discipline) and life (as outlined through antisocial friends, substance use and publicity to dicy behaviour settings) and their joint effect on adolescent involvement in crime, opposed to the backdrop of the juveniles' social context - considering family members, college and neighbourhood impacts.


The findings of this research recommend the lifestyles of 3 major teams of adolescent offenders; propensity precipitated offenders, lifestyle established offenders and situationally constrained offenders, teams of offenders having diversified causal backgrounds to their crime involvement, and who for this reason might warrant various techniques for potent prevention.

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