ERIC Number: EJ346271
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Extracommunity Dynamics and the Ecology of Delinquency.
Heitgerd, Janet L.; Bursik, Robert J., Jr.
American Journal of Sociology, v92 n4 p775-87 Jan 1987
This article examines the effects of racial change in adjoining community areas on local delinquency rates. Evidence is presented that external contingencies have a significant effect on local rates of delinquency. (Author/JDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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