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NCJ Number: 97499 Find in a Library
Title: Study of the Relationship Between Parents' Marital Life and Childhood Home Life of Recidivists
Journal: Indian Journal of Social Work  Volume:45  Issue:2  Dated:(July 1984)  Pages:235-137
Author(s): K Chockalingam
Date Published: 1984
Page Count: 5
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: India
Annotation: The present study was undertaken to assess the interrelationship of the variables 'Parents' marital life' and 'Childhood home life' of recidivists.
Abstract: A hypothesis that among recidivists, there will be a positive relationship between the variables of parents' marital life and childhood home life was proposed. It was tested by administering an interview schedule designed for the purpose, to recidivists from Central Prison, Salem, in Tamilnadu. The results showed a positive relationship between the variables. (Author abstract)
Index Term(s): Domestic relations; Home environment; India; Recidivism
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