Etiology and Prevention of Antisocial Behavior in Children and Adolescents

  • J. David Hawkins
  • Denise Lishner
Part of the Applied Clinical Psychology book series


This chapter reviews the existing evidence on childhood predictors and correlates of antisocial behavior, presents a theory integrating these factors, and describes a prevention project based on a theory that has demonstrated positive effect on youngsters at risk of involvement in delinquent behavior.


Antisocial Behavior Delinquent Behavior Cooperative Learning Social Bonding Juvenile Delinquency 
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  • J. David Hawkins
    • 1
  • Denise Lishner
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Social WorkUniversity of WashingtonSeattleUSA

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