2012

The Many Faces of Youth Crime

Contrasting Theoretical Perspectives on Juvenile Delinquency across Countries and Cultures

ISBN: 978-1-4419-9454-7 (Print) 978-1-4419-9455-4 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Theory and Design

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-20

      Introduction to the International Self-Report Study of Delinquency (ISRD-2)

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      Pages 21-65

      Methodology and Design of the ISRD-2 Study

  3. Extent and Nature of Problem Behaviour of Young People

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 67-67

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      Pages 69-93

      Delinquent Behaviour in 30 Countries

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      Pages 95-116

      Juvenile Victimization from an International Perspective

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      Pages 117-141

      Substance Use of Young People in 30 Countries

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      Pages 143-182

      Social Responses to Offending

  4. Testing Competing Explanations of Problem Behaviour

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 183-183

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      Pages 185-209

      The Importance of the Family

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      Pages 211-235

      The School and its Impact on Delinquency

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      Pages 237-255

      The Lifestyles of Youth and Their Peers

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      Pages 257-284

      The Neighbourhood Context

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      Pages 285-325

      The Generalizability of Self-Control Theory

  5. Theoretical and Policy Implications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 327-327

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      Pages 329-353

      Concluding Observations: The Big Picture

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    Pages E1-E7

    The Generalizability of Self-Control Theory

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 355-367