Theories of Delinquency

Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN-13 : 0195374177

Page : 388 pages

Rating : 4.5/5 from 177 voters

Theories of Delinquency is a comprehensive survey of the theoretical approaches towards understanding delinquent behavior. It includes discussions and evaluations of all major individualistic and sociological theories, presenting each theory in a standard format with basic assumptions, important concepts, and critical evaluations of the relevant research.

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