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Author Western, John Stuart.

Title Understanding youth crime : an Australian study / edited by John S. Western, Mark Lynch, and Emma Ogilvie
Published Aldershot, England : Ashgate, 2003


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  364.360994 Wes/Uyc  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 218 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
regular print
Contents 1. The Sibling Study: Theory, Research and Guiding Principles / Mark Lynch, Stephanie McGrane, Emma Ogilvie and John S. Western -- 2. Offending Behaviours: Situated Choices and Consequences / John S. Western, Mark Lynch, Emma Ogilvie and Abigail A. Fagan -- 3. Age and Offending: Characteristics and Criminological Factors / Mark Lynch, Emma Ogilvie and Wing Hong Chui -- 4. Gender and Offending Behaviours: Opportunity, Motivations and Manifestations / Emma Ogilvie and John S. Western -- 5. Gender and Offending Attitudes: Criminality, compliance and Complexity / Emma Ogilvie -- 6. Social Inequality, Alienation and Socio-Economic Position / John S. Western -- 7. Family Influences and Delinquency / Lisa Kennedy, Ian O'Connor and John S. Western -- 8. The Influence of Siblings on Substance Use and Delinquency / Denise A. Durrington, Abigail A. Fagan and David Chant -- 9. Urban Indigenous Young People: Criminality, Accommodation or Resistance / Mark Lynch, Abigail A. Fagan, Emma Ogilvie and Robyn Lincoln -- 10. Adolescent Victimization and Involvement in Crime / Abigail A. Fagan, Ross Homel, Ian O'Connor and Rosie Teague -- 11. Criminality and Conformity: Implications for the Future / Mark Lynch, Emma Ogilvie and John S. Western
Analysis Juvenile delinquency
Criminal psychology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [195]-209) and index
Subject Juvenile delinquency -- Australia.
Author Western, John Stuart.
Ogilvie, Emma.
Lynch, Mark, 1955-
LC no. 2003057861
ISBN 0754636097 alkaline paper