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NCJ Number: 40091 Find in a Library
Title: ADULT CRIMINAL AS JUVENILE - A FOLLOW-UP STUDY OF GLASGOW JUVENILE DELINQUENTS INTO ADULTHOOD
Journal: BRITISH JOURNAL OF CRIMINOLOGY  Volume:17  Issue:1  Dated:(JANUARY 1977)  Pages:47-57
Author(s): D H STOTT; D M WILSON
Corporate Author: Institute for the Study and Treatment of Delinquency
United Kingdom
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 11
Sponsoring Agency: Institute for the Study and Treatment of Delinquency
London, EC4 P4EE, England
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: THIS STUDY DISCLOSED THAT SEVEN TO EIGHT TIMES MORE JUVENILE DELINQUENTS THAN NON-DELINQUENTS WERE CONVICTED OF CRIMES AS ADULTS.
Abstract: ON-GOING PERSONAL INSTABILITY WAS IDENTIFIED AS A FACTOR DETERMINING WHICH INDIVIDUALS WILL PERSIST IN DEVIANCE AT LEAST THROUGH EARLY ADULTHOOD. RECOMMENDATIONS TO DETERMINE THE CAUSES OF THIS INSTABILITY WERE MADE....PLO
Index Term(s): Adult offenders; Deviance; Juvenile Recidivism; Scotland; Young Adults (18-24)
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