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The delinquent girl

Author: Margaret A Zahn
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Over the past decade and a half, girls' involvement in the juvenile justice system has increased. Yet the topic remains under-studied among criminologists. This title presents a 'state-of-the-field'  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret A Zahn
ISBN: 9781592139514 1592139515 9781592139521 1592139523
OCLC Number: 429495290
Description: xiv, 343 p
Contents: Introduction --
The contribution of "mainstream" theories to the explanation of female delinquency / Robert Agnew --
Feminist theories of girls' delinquency / Jody Miller and Christopher W. Mullins --
Trends in girls' delinquency and the gender gap: statistical assessment of diverse sources / Darrell Steffensmeier and Jennifer Schwartz --
Biopsychological factors, gender, and delinquency / Diana Fishbein, Shari Miller-Johnson, Donna Marie Winn, and Gayle Dakof --
Family influences on girls' delinquency / Candace Kruttschnitt, and Peggy Giordano --
Peer influences on girls' delinquency / Peggy Giordano --
Girls, schooling, and delinquency / Allison Ann Payne, Denise C. Gottfredson, and Candace Kruttschnitt --
Gender differences in neighborhood effects and delinquency / Margaret A. Zahn and Angela Browne --
The context of girls' violence: peer groups, families, schools, and communities / Merry Morash and Meda Chesney-Lind --
Young women and street gangs / Jody Miller --
Girls in the juvenile justice system / Barry C. Feld --
Appendix: Girls study group members --
References.
Responsibility: edited by Margaret A. Zahn.
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"I have no doubt that this book, which includes some very thorough work on girls' delinquency in the field of criminology, will become a cited reference work for years to come."-The New York Law Read more...

 
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