By Shari Miller,Leslie D. Leve,Patricia K. Kerig
Traditionally, antisocial women have been thought of an anomaly, an extraordinary phenomenon attracting little scholarly observe. at the present time, a couple of in 4 formative years offenders is girl, and researchers and practitioners alike are fast turning their realization and assets to deal with this not easy state of affairs. Delinquent women: Contexts, Relationships, and Adaptation synthesizes what's identified approximately ladies all in favour of antisocial habit and their stories at diversified issues within the juvenile justice system.
This step forward quantity provides to the knowledge of this inhabitants through delivering empirical research not just of the way those behaviors increase but additionally approximately what's being performed to interfere. making use of a number of theoretical types, qualitative and quantitative info assets, legislations enforcement documents, and insights across disciplines, major students evaluate factors and correlates; the jobs of relations and friends; mental and criminal concerns; coverage alterations leading to extra arrests of younger women; and evidence-based prevention and intervention strategies.
Each bankruptcy covers its topic extensive, supplying thought, findings, and destiny instructions. vital issues addressed include:
- Narrowing the gender hole – tendencies in women’ delinquency.
- Girls on the intersection of stripling justice, legal justice, and baby welfare.
- Trauma publicity, psychological overall healthiness matters, and ladies’ delinquency.
- Beyond the stereotypes: ladies in gangs.
- Intervention courses for at-risk and court-involved girls.
- Implications for perform and policy.
With its vast 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 college psychology, social paintings, juvenile justice, criminology, developmental psychology, and sociology.
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