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Author Denno, Deborah W.

Title Biology and violence : from birth to adulthood / Deborah W. Denno.

Publication Info. Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University, 1990.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  364.2 D411B    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 218 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Foreword Marvin E. Wolfgang; Preface; Introduction; 1. Biological and environmental influences on crime; 2. Violent criminals as children and as adults; 3. Intelligence and crime; 4. Biological and environmental predictors of crime; 5. Case studies of violent and career criminals; 6. Biology and responsibility; Appendix: selection and distribution of Biosocial Project variables; References; Author index; Subject index.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 188-209) and indexes.
Subject Collaborative Perinatal Project (U.S.)
Criminal behavior, Prediction of -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Longitudinal studies.
Longitudinal Studies.
Violence -- etiology.
ISBN 0521362199
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