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By Shari Miller,Leslie D. Leve,Patricia K. Kerig

Traditionally, antisocial women have been thought of an anomaly, a unprecedented phenomenon attracting little scholarly become aware of. this present day, multiple in 4 formative years offenders is girl, and researchers and practitioners alike are quick turning their awareness and assets to handle this not easy scenario. Delinquent ladies: Contexts, Relationships, and Adaptation synthesizes what's identified approximately ladies considering antisocial habit and their reviews at diversified issues within the juvenile justice system.

This step forward quantity provides to the certainty of this inhabitants through delivering empirical research not just of ways those behaviors strengthen but in addition approximately what's being performed to interfere. utilizing a number of theoretical types, qualitative and quantitative info resources, legislations enforcement documents, and insights across disciplines, best students evaluate explanations and correlates; the jobs of family members and friends; mental and felony matters; coverage alterations leading to extra arrests of younger girls; and evidence-based prevention and intervention strategies.

Each bankruptcy covers its topic intensive, delivering conception, findings, and destiny instructions. vital themes addressed include:

  • Narrowing the gender hole – tendencies in women’ delinquency.
  • Girls on the intersection of teen justice, legal justice, and baby welfare.
  • Trauma publicity, psychological well-being concerns, and women’ delinquency.
  • Beyond the stereotypes: women in gangs.
  • Intervention courses for at-risk and court-involved girls.
  • Implications for perform and policy.

With its wide scope and solution-oriented concentration, Delinquent ladies: Contexts, Relationships, and Adaptation is a must have quantity for researchers, pros, graduate scholars, and social coverage specialists in medical baby and faculty psychology, social paintings, juvenile justice, criminology, developmental psychology, and sociology.

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