• Gender and Family Cause Delinquency?
    Gender and Family Gender and Family If we continue to study the differences in the gender and family characteristics of youths that unfortunately make bad mistakes and enter the criminal justice system, we may be able to identify sources that will be beneficial in creating prevention, comm...
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  • Gender and Family
    Gender and Family Tammy Cowart Axia University of Phoenix CJS 240 October 30, 2010 Gender and Family When it comes to boys and girls and crime, there are differences in development that are discussed in order to see what may be the reasoning on why one child leads a life of crime and a...
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  • Gender and Family
    Juveniles living in crime infested neighborhoods, going through separation or divorce need ongoing support from their parents to help them resist peer pressures to avoid delinquency. However, inside some homes parents are engaging in conflicts, abuse, or neglected which place the juvenile at high ri...
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  • Gender and Family
    Gender and Family Sonya Mitchell CJS/240 October 02, 2011 Maggie Simar Gender and Family Gender affects delinquency because male and female juveniles are committing crimes growing in the inner cities where crime rate is high. Experts show females as taking on masculine characteristic...
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  • Gender and Family
    Gender and Family CJS/240 June 30, 2013 Sandra Dillard Nowadays in today’s civilization there are a lot more youths that are committing delinquent crimes. The juvenile justice system’s officials are continuously trying to find resource...
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  • Gender Effects on Self-Esteem, Family Functioning and Resilience Among Juvenile Delinquents in Malaysia
    Pertanika J. Soc. Sci. & Hum. 19 (S): 1 - 8 (2011) ISSN: 0128-7702 © Universiti Putra Malaysia Press Gender Effects on Self-Esteem, Family Functioning and Resilience among Juvenile Delinquents in Malaysia A. S. Arokiaraj*, R. Nasir and W. S. Wan Shahrazad School of Psychology and Human Devel...
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  • Family, School, Community, and Economic Factors Associated with Juvenile Crime in North Carolina: a System Impact Assessment
    ________________________________________ Nature and Extent of the Juvenile Crime Problem Rarely does an evening pass in which the locally televised nightly news does not provide coverage of at least one shocking and disturbing act of criminal violence involving juveniles. Nightly reports of drive-...
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  • Juvenile Delinquency
    Urban Poverty and the Family Context of Delinquency: A New Look at Structure and Process in a Classic Study Robert J. Sampson University of Chicago John H. Laub Northeastern University and Henry A. Murray Research Center SAMPSON, ROBERT J., and LAUB, JOHN H. Urban Poverty and the Family Contex...
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  • To What Extent Is Adult Criminality a Consequence of Problems in the Family Environment During an Offenders Childhood and Adolescence?
    To what extent is adult criminality a consequence of problems in the family environment during an offenders childhood and adolescence? Juvenile delinquency is the display of criminal attitude by youngsters in the age of transition into adulthood while adult criminality is the display of violent beh...
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  • What Causes Juvenile Delinquency
    Abstract Psychologists, sociologists and criminologists the world over have long debated the various causes of delinquency. This paper focuses on some of the causes the have been and are considered viable from a theoretical and practical perspective. Some of these theorists point to the seminal ex...
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  • Sociology of the Family
    Sociology Revision What is the family? “The family are a close group of people, usually related not always. Who support each other and at some point in their lives tend to live in the same household.” There is no correct definition on the family, Sociologists do not agree on a definition,...
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  • Juvenile Delinquency
    INFLUENCE OF PARENTING STYLES ON ADOLESCENT DELINQUENCY IN DELTA CENTRAL SENATORIAL DISTRICT OKORODUDU, Grace Nwamaka PhD Institute of Education Delta State University Abraka email: okorograce@gmail.com okororich@yahoo.com Abstract The study investigated the influence of parenting styles on adolesc...
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  • The Relationship Between Race and Juvenile Delinquency
    The Relationship Between Race and Juvenile Delinquency Four years now researcher in the fields of psychology sociology, genetics, and the juvenile justice system have contemplated the reason why some youth turn to delinquency and violence. To investigate the reasons, for some adolesce...
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  • Juvenile Delinquency
    Statement of the Philippine Hierarchy on Juvenile Delinquency Youthful crime is not something new in human affairs. But in our age the problem of juvenile delinquency has assumed such proportions as to cause grave concern to the community and to call for special comment and prompt remedy. To an ala...
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  • Broken Family
    FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS, JUVENILE DELINQUENCY, AND ADULT CRIMINALITY* JOAN McCORD Temple University Home observations during childhood and criminal records 30 years later are used to address questions of relative impact among features of child rearing influencing male criminal outcomes The results su...
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  • Asian Family
    THE ASIAN FAMILY TOWARD A CULTURE OF INTEGRAL LIFE TABLE OF CONTENTS Paragraph Introduction: The Hope of the Asian Family for Life in Fullness 1 PART I. PASTORAL CHALLENGES TO THE FAMILY IN ASIA 1. Family Traditions and Values 6 2. A Variety of Famil...
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  • Investigating Related Factors to Teenagers’ Delinquency of Shiraz According to Social Control and Differential Association
    International Journal of Management and Humanity Sciences. Vol., 2 (2), 133-141, 2013 Available online at http:// www.ijmhsjournal.com ISSN 2322-424©2013 Victorquest Publications Investigating Related Factors to Teenagers’ Delinquency of Shiraz According to Social Control and Differential A...
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  • Do the Family and the Peer Group Play Important Roles in the Reproduction of Violence in Everyday Practice?
    The term violence doesn't necessarily have a fixed definition; it can be interpreted in many ways and the understanding of violence changes from person to person, circumstance to circumstance…. What one man may see as a violent act, the next man may disagree. A violent act cannot, "amount to a crim...
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  • Changes in the American Family
    As we have learned through Skolnick's book, as well as Rubin's research, the make up of the family is influenced by many factors. The economy, culture, education, ethnicity/race, and tradition all help to create the modern family. The last few decades have heavily influenced the family structure, a...
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  • Juvenile Delinquency
    1. INTRODUCTION For many young people today, traditional patterns guiding the relationships and transitions between family, school and work are being challenged. Social relations that ensure a smooth process of socialization are collapsing; lifestyle trajectories are becoming more varied and less...
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