ERIC Number: ED166884
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Why Young People Become Antisocial. Science Reports.
Based upon a review of the literature, the report examines some of the causes of antisocial behavior among youths. Aspects covered include the adult prognosis for antisocial children, childhood predictors of adult delinquency, the etiology of antisocial behavior in both children and adults, the effects of parental discipline and of separation from the family, delinquency prevention, and evidence of biological factors. (DLS)
Descriptors: Antisocial Behavior, Biological Influences, Delinquency, Delinquency Causes, Delinquency Prevention, Discipline, Emotional Disturbances, Etiology, Family Influence, Literature Reviews, Parent Influence, Predictor Variables
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Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Rockville, MD.