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Title The development of persistent criminality / edited by Joanne Savage
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 544 pages) : illustrations
Contents Contents; Contributors; Chapter 1 Understanding Persistent Offending: Linking Developmental Psychology with Research on the Criminal Career; Part I: The Family, Poverty, and Stressful Life Events; Part II: Biosocial Influences on Persistent Criminality; Part III: Special Topics and Populations; Part IV: Methodology for Understanding the Criminal Career; Part V: Conceptualizing the Persistent Offender; Part VI: Conclusions; References; Author Index; Subject Index
Summary This volume bridges the gap between the criminological literature, which has recently focused on the existence of various criminal trajectories, and the developmental psychology literature, which has focused on risk factors for conduct problems and delinquency
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-530) and indexes
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Subject Crime.
Criminals.
Criminology.
Recidivists.
Form Electronic book
Author Savage, Joanne.
ISBN 0195310314
0199718687 (electronic bk.)
9780195310313
9780199718689 (electronic bk.)