The text is organized around three major questions in the field: What is the nature and extent of delinquency?
The text is organized around three major questions in the field: What is the nature and extent of delinquency? What are the causes of delinquency? and What strategies should we employ to control delinquency? These thought-provoking questions draw students into the text.
Although Robert Agnew is best known for his development of General Strain Theory, an individual level strain theory . Children, Families, and the Law, Center on. 1-1-2007.
Although Robert Agnew is best known for his development of General Strain Theory, an individual level strain theory rooted in classical anomie theory and the more recent literature on stress, his broader record of publication denotes him as one of the premier theoretical analysts in the fields of criminology and juvenile delinquency. This text reflects his command of the discipline. The book is oriented according to a number of themes. University of Nebraska - Lincoln, rspohnaha.
tion, and control of juvenile delinquency. The latter segments of the book include. overviews of the major components of the juvenile justice system as well as ad-. dressing issues of policy analysis, deterrence, and rehabilitation. siveness of this book makes it a good t for courses in juvenile delinquency lo-. re v i e w o f Ag n e w, Ju ve n i l e De lin q u en c y 79. cated in programs that do not have an additional course focusing on the juvenile.
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This book focuses on the causes, control and consequences of juvenile delinquency. Nova publishes a wide array of books and journals from authors around the globe, focusing on Medicine and Health, Science and Technology and the Social Sciences and Humanities. Chapter One begins with an overview of the social, cultural and interpersonal issues with justice involved adolescents.