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Title: COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF DELINQUENCY PREVENTION THEORY, V 1 - PREVENTING DELINQUENCY
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: American Justice Institute
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 173
Sponsoring Agency: American Justice Institute
Sacramento, CA 95814
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 75-TA-99-0016
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

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Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF LITERATURE ABOUT DELINQUENCY PROVIDING A BASIS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF DELINQUENCY PREVENTION STANDARDS.
Abstract: THIS VOLUME IS ONE OF NINE IN A SERIES OF WORKING PAPERS OF THE NATIONAL TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP STANDARDS AND GOALS FOR JUVENILE JUSTICE AND DELINQUENCY PREVENTION. DELINQUENCY THEORIES ANALYZED INCLUDE FIVE SUBJECT AREAS: THEORIES WHICH LINK DELINQUENCY TO A BREAKDOWN IN SOCIAL CONTROL, THEORIES PROPOSING THAT DELINQUENCY ORIGINATES BECAUSE OF THE RISE OF DELINQUENT SUBCULTURES, PSYCHOLOGICAL THEORIES, BIOLOGICAL THEORIES, AND LABELLING THEORY WHICH IS CONCERNED WITH THE NEGATIVE EFFECTS OF IDENTIFYING A JUVENILE AS DELINQUENT. AN APPENDIX GIVES A COMPLETE LISTING OF COMPARATIVE ANALYSES PREPARED FOR THE TASK FORCE. FOR OTHER VOLUMES IN THIS SERIES SEE NCJ-40289, 40290, 40051, 40192, 40181, 40283, NCJ-40183 AND 40299. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Biological influences; Comparative analysis; Deviance; Juvenile delinquency factors; Juvenile delinquency prevention; Juvenile justice standards; Psychology; Social organization; Sociology
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