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Author Besemer, Sytske

Title Intergenerational transmission of criminal and violent behaviour / Sytske Besemer
Published Leiden : Sidestone Press, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (200 pages)
Summary The apple doesn't fall far from the tree', 'Like father like son', 'Chip off the old block'. All these idioms seem to suggest that offspring resemble their parents and this also applies to criminal behaviour. This dissertation by Sytske Besemer investigates mechanisms that might explain why children with criminal parents have a higher risk of committing crime
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Criminal behavior.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9088901546 (electronic bk.)
9789088901546 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Intergenerational transmission of criminal and violent behavior