ERIC Number: EJ365692
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Predicting Juvenile Recidivism: New Method, Old Problems.
Benda, Brent B.
Adolescence, v22 n87 p691-704 Fall 1987
Compared three statistical procedures to determine their ability to predict delinquents' return to juvenile prison after first release. Logit analysis, predictive attribute analysis, and a Burgess procedure were tested. No significant differences were found between statistical procedures in prediction. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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