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Juvenile Delinquency and Antisocial Behavior: A Developmental Perspective, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition

By Curt R. Bartol, Anne M. Bartol

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Feb 1, 2008

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For undergraduate and graduate courses in Juvenile Delinquency. 

 

Taking a psychological orientation, this text examines the causes, prevention, and intervention of juvenile offending from a contemporary developmental perspective. It looks at how the juvenile offender is influenced by multiple systems within the social environment, issues of resilience and human strength, and strategies for prevention, intervention and treatment. Multicultural perspectives are considered throughout and this edition features more on developmental research, juvenile gangs, and child and adolescent psychopathy.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1    Introduction to Delinquency and Antisocial Behavior

Chapter 2    Extrafamilial and Family risk Factors

Chapter 3    Individual Risk Factors in the Development of Delinquency

Chapter 4    Protective Factors and Resilience

Chapter 5    Classical Theories of Juvenile Delinquency and Their Updates

Chapter 6    Developmental Theories and Models of Delinquency

Chapter 7    Child and Adolescent Psychopathy

Chapter 8    The Measurement and Extent of Juvenile Crime

Chapter 9    Juvenile Violent Crime

Chapter 10    Substance Abuse, Alcohol, and Delinquency

Chapter 11    Youth Gangs and Delinquency

Chapter 12    Prevention and Early Intervention

Chapter 13    Treatment Approaches

 

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$37.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-501748-7