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ERIC Number: EJ340922
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Factors Associated with Juvenile Detention Truancy.
Howard, R. C.; And Others
Adolescence, v21 n82 p357-64 Sum 1986
Investigated factors influencing truancy from a juvenile court treatment facility. Youth placed in the facility were compared for number of truancies, background, and personality variables. Males with prior adjudication for truancy had a 65% probability of eloping from the court facility. Females showed a 62% probability of truancy. Personality characteristics of truants varied with sex. (Author/ABB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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