Changing Patterns Of Delinquency And Crime: A Longitudinal Study In Racine, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Changing Patterns Of Delinquency And Crime

A Longitudinal Study In Racine, 1st Edition

By Lyle W. Shannon

Routledge

190 pages

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 The result of a 30-year longitudinal study in Racine, Wisconsin, this monograph tracks the criminal behaviour of juveniles and the persistence or decline of that behaviour into adult life. The author investigates the influence of the neighbourhood environment on the development of a criminal career and the utility of a criminal typology for the pu

Table of Contents

An Introduction to the Research on Delinquency and Crime -- Assessing the Relationship of Adult Criminal Careers to Juvenile Careers -- The Relationship of Juvenile Delinquency and Adult Crime to the Changing City Structure -- The Development of Serious Criminal Careers and the Delinquent Neighborhood -- Variation in the Process of Developing Serious Criminal Careers -- A More Precise Evaluation of the Effects of Sanctions -- Prediction and Typology Development -- Typologies Based on Offense Seriousness or Severity of Sanctions -- Drug Offender Types and Their Relationship to the Ecology of the City -- Summary and Conclusions

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General