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Emerging Adults and Criminal Offending

  • Christopher Salvatore
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Abstract

Studies suggest emerging adulthood impacts offending in young adults This chapter presents evidence exploring the influence emerging adulthood has on criminal offending including the role of turning points and social bonds (e.g., marriage, parenthood, military service). Continuity and persistence in offending are also explored.

Keywords

Criminal offender Emerging adulthood Social bond Turning points 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christopher Salvatore
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  1. 1.Montclair State UniversityMontclairUSA

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