skip navigation


Register for Latest Research

Stay Informed
Register with NCJRS to receive NCJRS's biweekly e-newsletter JUSTINFO and additional periodic emails from NCJRS and the NCJRS federal sponsors that highlight the latest research published or sponsored by the Office of Justice Programs.

NCJRS Abstract

The document referenced below is part of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection. To conduct further searches of the collection, visit the Virtual Library. See the Obtain Documents page for direction on how to access resources online, via mail, through interlibrary loans, or in a local library.


NCJ Number: 114291 Find in a Library
Title: Community Psychology Perspectives on Delinquency: An Introduction to the Special Issue
Journal: Criminal Justice and Behavior: An International Journal  Volume:15  Issue:3  Dated:(September 1988)  Pages:276-285
Author(s): D S Glenwick
Date Published: 1988
Page Count: 10
Type: Issue Overview
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This introduction to the special issue first outlines the principal concepts of the community psychology perspective on social problems and service delivery.
Abstract: Next, an overview is provided of the articles included in the special issue, which apply this perspective to various aspects of delinquency and juvenile justice. Finally, noteworthy issues meriting attention in future research and salient themes highlighted by the articles are discussed. (Author abstract)
Main Term(s): Juvenile delinquency factors
Index Term(s): Social conditions; Social psychology
To cite this abstract, use the following link:

*A link to the full-text document is provided whenever possible. For documents not available online, a link to the publisher's website is provided. Tell us how you use the NCJRS Library and Abstracts Database - send us your feedback.