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NCJ Number: 36453 Find in a Library
Title: FAMILY RELATIONS AND DELINQUENCY IN ISRAEL
Journal: CRIMINOLOGY  Volume:14  Issue:2  Dated:(AUGUST 1976)  Pages:259-270
Author(s): G RAHAV
Corporate Author: Sage Publications, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 12
Sponsoring Agency: Sage Publications, Inc
Thousand Oaks, CA 91320
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: RESULTS OF A STUDY OF 414 DELINQUENCY MALES ARRESTED IN METROPOLITAN TEL AVIV IN 1960 FOUR YEARS AFTER ARREST TO STUDY THE RELATIONSHIP OF HOME ENVIRONMENT TO DELINQUENCY.
Abstract: THE STUDY REVEALED NEITHER INTERACTION BETWEEN FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS AND SOCIAL CLASS. THIS INDICATED TO THE AUTHOR THAT ISRAEL'S SOCIAL CONDITIONS RENDER THE FAMILY A RELATIVELY LESS IMPORTANT ROLE AS A CRIMINOGENIC AGENT AND THAT FAMILY LIFE HAS PREVIOUSLY BEEN IDEALIZED, WITH A ROLE EXAGGERATED DUE TO THE THEORETICIANS' VALUE BIAS. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Domestic relations; Home environment; Israel; Juvenile delinquency factors; Sociology
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