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ERIC Number: EJ188087
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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Perceived Risk of Punishment and Self-Reported Delinquency
Jensen, Gary F.; And Others
Social Forces, 57, 1, 58-78, Sep 78
This paper finds that, in accord with the deterrence doctrine, the relationship between perceived risk of punishment and self-reported delinquency is inverse regardless of the location of the schools (metropolitan or small town), type of delinquency, or the kind of measure of perceived risk. (Author/AM)
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Arizona