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Author Sampson, Robert J.

Title Crime in the making : pathways and turning points through life / Robert J. Sampson and John H. Laub.

Publication Info. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1993.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  364.36 S192C    Check Shelf
Description ix, 309 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents 1. Toward an Age-graded Theory of Informal Social Control -- 2. Unraveling Juvenile Delinquency and Follow-up Studies -- 3. Restoring, Supplementing, and Validating the Data -- 4. The Family Context of Juvenile Delinquency -- 5. The Role of School, Peers, and Siblings -- 6. Continuity in Behavior over Time -- 7. Adult Social Bonds and Change in Criminal Behavior -- 8. Comparative Models of Crime and Deviance -- 9. Exploring Life Histories -- 10. Summing Up and Looking Ahead -- Appendix: Interviews with the Gluecks' Original Research Staff.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-304) and index.
Subject Juvenile delinquency -- Longitudinal studies.
Juvenile delinquents -- Longitudinal studies.
Criminals -- Longitudinal studies.
Glueck, Sheldon, 1896-1980 Unraveling juvenile delinquency.
Indexed Term Crimes Causes
Subject Jeugdcriminaliteit.
Added Author Laub, John H., 1953-
ISBN 0674176049 alkaline paper
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