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ERIC Number: EJ178652
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Publication Date: 1978
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Determinants of Juvenile Court Dispositions: Ascriptive and Achieved Factors in Two Metropolitan Courts
Cohen, Lawrence E.; Kluegel, James R.
American Sociological Review, 43, 2, 162-76, Apr 78
Little support is found for the argument that race or social class bias directly affects the dispositions in courts. The implications of this research for understanding the prior pattern of contradictory findings and for the general issue of bias in the juvenile system are discussed. (Author)
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Identifiers - Location: Colorado (Denver); Tennessee (Memphis)