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Detailed and comprehensive, this volume presents authoritative discussions by leading scholars on issues surrounding serious and violent juvenile offenders. This population is responsible for a disproportionate percentage of all crime and poses the greatest challenge to juvenile justice policymakers. This volume integrates knowledge about risk and protective prevention programs, so that conclusions from each area can inform the other.
Chapter 5: Development of Serious and Violent Offending Careers
Development of Serious and Violent Offending Careers
That serious and violent criminal behavior does not arise anew or serendipitously is among the core assumptions of most delinquency theories and is primary ...