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American Delinquency : Its Meaning and Construction

American Delinquency : Its Meaning and Construction - 4th edition

American Delinquency : Its Meaning and Construction - 4th edition

ISBN13: 9780534507077

ISBN10: 0534507077

American Delinquency : Its Meaning and Construction by LaMar T. Empey, Mark C. Stafford and Carter H. Hay - ISBN 9780534507077
Edition: 4TH 99
Copyright: 1999
Publisher: Wadsworth, Inc
Published: 1999
International: No
American Delinquency : Its Meaning and Construction by LaMar T. Empey, Mark C. Stafford and Carter H. Hay - ISBN 9780534507077

ISBN13: 9780534507077

ISBN10: 0534507077

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. How Delinquency is Constructed.

PART I: THE CREATION OF CHILDHOOD AND DELINQUENCY.

2. From Indifference to Children to the Discovery of Childhood.
3. The Invention of Delinquency.

PART II: EXTENT AND NATURE OF DELINQUENT BEHAVIOR.

4. Official Accounts of Delinquent Behavior.
5. Self-Reported Delinquent Behavior.
6.Victim Accounts of Delinquent Behavior.

PART III: EXPLANATIONS OF DELINQUENT BEHAVIOR.

7. Control Theory: Biological and Psychodynamic.
8. Cultural Deviance Theories and Social Disorganization Theory.
9. Differential Association Theory and Social Learning Theory.
10. Strain Theory.
11.Social Control Theory.
12. Neoclassical Theory: Deterrence and Self-Control.
13. Labeling Theory.
14. Radical Theory.
15. Integrated Theory.

PART IV: JUVENILE JUSTICE.

16. Policing Juveniles.
17. Juvenile Court.
18. Competing Models of Juvenile Justice: Rehabilitation vs. Punishment.
19. Conclusions: Childhood, Delinquency, and the Future.

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American Delinquency : Its Meaning and Construction by LaMar T. Empey and Mark C. Stafford - ISBN 9780534141004
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